Today's lesson, Dumpster diving: Trash sorting gives students insight into sustainable living
BEMIDJI -- Caleb Countryman grinned from ear to ear Wednesday afternoon as he held up a bright blue plastic canteen a classmate found minutes earlier in the trash. It looked brand new.
Had it not been found, it likely would have ended up in the landfill, but the eighth-grader from Bemidji Middle School assured his peers he would find a use for it.
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