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Year 2, Week 46 Results: 1.8 oz of plastic waste PLUS Earth Day Winner!
Posted By Beth Terry On May 4, 2009 @ 9:57 am In Contests and Giveaways,Plastic Tally 2009-05-15,Plastic Tally 2009-06-15,Weekly Results 2009 | 7 Comments
I’m back from my meditation retreat, where I slept many, many hours. Felt like I was straddling the line between flu and health. Maybe it was just ordinary tiredness. In any case, the takeaway was a profound lesson: “Don’t push the river.” I know what the phrase means to me. What does it say to you?
Before I get on with the week’s plastic tally, the random winner of the 2009 Earth Day Less Plastic Pledge Giveaway  is: Sharonus. Please contact me  with your mailing address. You will receive two beautiful GlassDharma  drinking straws as well as two ChicoBags kindly donated for this contest by Alline of Milkweed Mercantile who blogs at A Passion For Green Business . You won’t forget and leave your ChicoBags in the car if you carry them in your purse or backpack!
And now, here is this week’s tally. Plastic acquired before the plastic project began:
And here’s the new plastic waste:
In addition to PG&E envelopes were one from Safeco insurance… still not offering online only statements… and payment from a blog advertiser which I’ve now switched to direct deposit.
That’s it for last week.
Have you all noticed the EcoDriving ad on my sidebar, and if so, were you wondering why it’s there? May is both EcoDriving Month as well as Bike Month. So each day this week, I plan to write about modes of transportation, not only saving fuel but also the plastic issues associated with each of them. Some might surprise you.
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URLs in this post:
 2009 Earth Day Less Plastic Pledge Giveaway: http://myplasticfreelife.com/2009/04/earth-day-2009-less-plastic-pledge/
 contact me: http://myplasticfreelife.com/contact-me/
 GlassDharma: http://www.glassdharma.com
 A Passion For Green Business: http://passiongreenbusiness.blogspot.com/search/label/plastic
 Find out what envelope windows are made from: http://myplasticfreelife.com/2009/04/year-2-week-42-results-05-oz-of-plastic/
 Why I don’t just toss my plastic jars into the recycling bin and forget about them: http://myplasticfreelife.com/2008/01/week-29-results-26-oz-of-plastic-making/
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