North Side fifth graders trash talking in a green way through recycling and composting

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

As we celebrate Earth Day later this week, some fifth graders on the North Side are trash talking at school in a green way. 11-year-old Mia McBreen and her class at North Park Elementary in Ravenswood are doing their part to protect the environment. They have doubled their recycling and composting efforts since they started studying the issue in September. Mia is also developing her own environmentally safe skin care line.

WGN’s Kim Gordon talks with Mia McBreen:

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.