November 12, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Sheri Puckette, Week 2

Plastic Challenge: Sheri Puckette, Week 2

ideas for some kind of dish scrubby that isn’t plastic? I am trying out a wooden brush with natural bristles but it doesn’t fit into the bottoms of my mason jars well like the old scrubbies plus I don’t think it is going to last nearly as long. Maybe I should just use a rag? (think that’s what grandma did)

Location:, Oregon, United States… Read the rest

October 31, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Sheri Puckette, Week 1

Plastic Challenge: Sheri Puckette, Week 1

Welcome any ideas on how to eliminate things you see in it. I have found plastic wrap from the meat we buy (half beef at a time from a farm) an unavoidable item so far. Some other butchers use paper, but it is lined with plastic so isn’t good either.

Location:Corvallis, Oregon, United States… Read the rest

April 24, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Margaret, Week 43

Plastic Challenge: Margaret, Week 43

How to reduce waste when you’re super super busy.

Do you know any charities that by default don’t put you on a mailing list when you donate? I’d like to support such organizations if they exist.

Something comparable to emergen-c or airborne to boost immune system. My understanding is that the liquid form is absorbed better? which is why I buy these sometimes instead of just a multi-vitamin.

Location:Tualatin, Oregon, United States… Read the rest