Location:Santa Cruz, California, United States
Name: Maggie McFarland
single college student, eating at the dh,
List of plastic items REFUSED this week. (Yay!)
Total items collected: 10
What items can I easily replace with plastic free or less plastic alternatives?
What items would I be willing to give up if a plastic free alternative doesn’t exist?
What items are essential and seem to have no plastic-free alternative?
packaging of time sensitive and bacteria prone foods
What lifestyle change(s) might be necessary to reduce my plastic consumption?
reducing meat purchases in order to avoid packaging, choosing non-plastic packaged brands over others with plastic
What one plastic item am I willing to give up or replace this week?
junk food wrappers – candy wrappers
What other conclusions, if any, can I draw?
today, plastic plays a huge role in the way humans preserve, transport and package our foods