Recycled art contest in Nevada

The Nevada Recycles program has partnered with Las Vegas Sands Corp. to support a statewide recycled art contest to increase Nevadans’ awareness and interest in recycling.

Entrants must be Nevada residents and projects must be composed of used recyclable materials.

Submission of entry form and photos of artwork are due Oct.  31.

Prizes will be awarded for grades K-5, 6-8, 9-12 and adult.

Materials that can be used include, but are not limited to: tires, electronics, appliances, plastic bags,
bottles, batteries and aluminum cans. Fastening materials may include tape, glue and/or string.

Winners will be announced prior to America Recycles Day, Nov. 15.

More information is available online.