ENVIS Centre, Ministry of Environment & Forest, Govt. of India

Printed Date: Sunday, December 15, 2019

Environment symbols for Kids



 

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Indicates that an object is capable of being recycled

     Biodegradable

 

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The symbol signifies that the packaging has been tested and is suitable for putting into compost collection

   

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It means that the energy consumption of appliance is below agreed level in stand-by mode

 

 

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The symbol represents Biohazard

 

 

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This symbol requests that you dispose of your waste thoughtfully and do not litter

 

 

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New symbol to express concern about climate change

 

 

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This is the symbol for Eco-Schools which are an international programme for schools, for environmental management and certification, and sustainable development education

 

 

Source:- http://tnenvis.nic.in/KidsCentre/Kids1_818.aspx, http://tnenvis.nic.in/Home.aspx