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					How many Kamehameha students
actually use the recycling bins on
             campus?
              Kepa Barrett
            December 7, 2009
          Hypothesis

If I survey Kamehameha students
on the use of recycling bins on
campus then Boarder students will
use the bins more than Day
students.
         What grade are you in?
   Grade 9: 17
   Grade 10: 0
   Grade 11: 0
   Grade 12: 0
     What Grade are you in?




Analysis: All participants in the survey were Freshman students
       Are you a boarder or a day
                student?
   Border: 8
   Day: 9
                            Are you a boarder or a day
                                     student?
                                            Are you a boarder or a day student?

                      9.2

                       9

                      8.8
Number of responses




                      8.6

                      8.4
                                                                                            Series1
                      8.2

                       8

                      7.8

                      7.6

                      7.4
                                      Day                                         Boarder
                                                        Students



                             Analysis: More day students took the survey
    How many bottles, cans, or any other types of recyclable
      containers do you drink from each week? Estimate

   A: None
   B: 1-3
   C: 4-6
   D: 5 and up
How many bottles, cans, or any other types of recyclable
  containers do you drink from each week? Estimate.




      Analysis: More girls do not use any recyclable
      drinks each week.
       Do you recycle at home?
   A: Every day
   B: Every week
   C: Every Month
   D: Never
Do you recycle at home?
                                           Do you recycle at hom e?


                   14

                   12

                   10
        Students

                   8
                                                                                  Boys
                                                                                  Girls
                   6

                   4

                   2

                   0
                        Every day   Every w eek   Every month    Never   Totals
                                             Possible Answ ers




Analysis: More girls recycle at home than boys.
     What is your attitude towards recycling?


   A: Don’t care much for it
   B: It’s very important and everyone should do it!
   C: I care about it just don’t really do it.
   D: I think it’s important but I only recycle half
    the time
What is your attitude towards recycling?

                                                              Day Students
          Boarder




                    Don’t care much for it
                                                                             Don’t care much f or it


                    It's very important and everyone                         It 's very import ant and everyone should
                                                                             do it !
                    should do it!
                                                                             I care about it just don't really do it
                    I care about it just don't really do it
                                                                             I t hink it 's import ant but I only recycle
                                                                             half t he t ime
                    I think it's important but I only
                    recycle half the time




Analysis: More borders have a have a good attitude towards recycling
than day students
    Do you think it's a hassle to use
         the recycling bins?
   A: No it’s not a hassle
   B: Yes, It’s easier to just put the recyclables
    in the trash
   C: Not really but I rarely recycle
   D: I think it’s a hassle but I recycle anyway
Do you think it's a hassle to use
     the recycling bins?
                                                                  Using recycle Bins



                                   Total Responses



                            I think it's a hassle but I
                                 recycle anyw ay
   Possible answers




                                                                                                                Totals
                      Not really but I rarely recycle                                                           Girls
                                                                                                                Boys

                      Yes, it's easier to just put the
                        recyclables in the trash



                                 No it's not a hassle


                                                          0   2   4     6      8       10   12   14   16   18
                                                                               Students




   Analysis: More boys believe that it is a hassle to use the
   recycling bins.
    Do you know ALL of the possible materials that can be
    recycled? (Etc. shampoo bottles, glass bottles, certain
                        cardboards)

   A: I only know that paper and certain
    cardboards are recyclable
   B: I only know that glass and plastic bottles
    are recyclables
   C: I know all of the recyclable materials
   D: I do not know any of the recyclable
    materials
Do you know ALL of the possible materials that can be
recycled? (Etc. shampoo bottles, glass bottles, certain
                    cardboards)
                                                       Knowing all recyclable materials

            6

            5

            4
 Students




                                                                                                                                    Boarder
            3
                                                                                                                                    Day
            2

            1

            0
                I only know that paper and   I only know that glass and   I know all of the recyclable   I do not know any of the
                   certain cardboards are         plastic bottles are              materials                recyclable materials
                         recyclable                  recyclables
                                                              Possible answers




Analysis: More border students do not know any of the recyclable materials.
Do you know the different recycling symbols?
            (Etc. HI ME 5℅)
   A: Yes
   B: No
Do you know the different recycling symbols?
            (Etc. HI ME 5℅)

                        No     Yes




                                                          Boarder
                                                          Day




      Analysis: More border students know the different
      recycling symbols.
    Do you drink bottled water or from
                the tap?
   A: From the tap
   B: Bottled water, I think it’s cleaner
   C: I drink bottled water but I always recycle

   D: I drink from the tap usually but I buy a
    lot of bottled water anyway
Do you drink bottled water or from
            the tap?
                          Do you drink bottled water or from the tap?


       5
     4.5
       4
     3.5
       3
     2.5
       2
     1.5                                                                                 Boarder
       1                                                                                 Day
     0.5
       0
           From the tap      Bottled water, I    I drink bottled I drink from the tap
                            think it's cleaner water but I always usually but I buy a
                                                     recycle      lot of bottled water
                                                                        anyway
                                    Possible answers



   Analysis: More day students drink water from the tap.
    Do you know how much recycling one
              bottle is worth?
   A: 1 dollar
   B: 25 cents
   C: 10 cents
   D: 5 cents
Do you know how much recycling one
          bottle is worth?
                              How much is recycling one bottle worth?



           5 cents




          10 cents
  Value




                                                                                 Day
                                                                                 Boarder
          25 cents




           1 dollar



                      0   2               4             6               8   10
                                        Student Responses




    Analysis: All students know how much recycling one bottle is
    worth.
          Do you reuse bottles?
   A: All the time
   B: I sometimes reuse plastic bottles
   C: I use Water bottles from home
   D: I never reuse any bottles
                    Do you reuse bottles?
                                       Do you reuse bottles?

            6


            5


            4
Responses




                                                                 All the time
            3                                                    I sometimes reuse plastic bottles
                                                                 I use Water bottles from home
            2


            1


            0
                        Boarder                        Day
                                     Students




                Analysis: More border students reuse plastic bottles.
Do you care about our ‘Äina (land)?
   A: Yes
   B: No
Do you care about our ‘Äina (land)?
                                    Do you care about our 'Aina?

              18

              16

              14

              12
  Responses




              10
                                                                                Yes
                                                                                No
               8

               6

               4

               2

               0
                        Boarder                 Day                Totals
                                              Students




                   Analysis: All students who participated in the survey care
                   about the ‘Äina.
      Conclusion
In the end more Boarder
students use the recycling
bins on campus compared
to the Day students so the
data supported my
hypothesis.

				
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