Archive for July, 2011

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July 26, 2011

Plastic Challenge: Danielle, Week 32

Location:, North Carolina, United States

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July 25, 2011

Plastic Challenge: Stephanie, Week 1

If anyone knows, if Milk can actually be bought in glass containers anymore. Location:Sainte-Therese, Quebec, Canada

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July 25, 2011

Plastic Challenge: Ellen Simpson, Week 11

Is real maple syrup available in bulk? We use lots of it, and the glass bottles are small and expensive. Location:Salem, Massachusetts, United States

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July 24, 2011

Plastic Challenge: Kristin, Week 20

Of the humongous amount of strawberries I bought yesterday, a large portion were frozen in big Ziploc freezer bags I already had in the house. I know that freezing in canning jars IS okay, but for strawberries that I’ll grab a handful at a time for smoothies, I’m not sure this would be the best […]

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July 24, 2011

Plastic Challenge: Rachael M R, Week 1

Most of our plastic comes from food packaging – we do buy as much as we can from the local Farmer’s Mkt in the summer and grow some of our own food, but we can’t always afford the store options that are not packaged. We do try to buy in bulk in some items but […]

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July 24, 2011

Plastic Challenge: Margaret, Week 3

Location:Tualatin, Oregon, United States

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July 24, 2011

Plastic Challenge: Danielle, Week 31

I feel like I need/want to commit to doing a plastic-free food week once a month. Does anyone want to join me?? Location:, North Carolina, United States

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July 24, 2011

Plastic Challenge: Ellen Simpson, Week 10

Location:Salem, Massachusetts, United States

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July 17, 2011

Plastic Challenge: Margaret, Week 2

Location:Tualatin, Oregon, United States

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July 17, 2011

Plastic Challenge: Ellen Simpson, Week 9

Location:Salem, Massachusetts, United States

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July 12, 2011

Plastic Challenge: Danielle, Week 30

Location:, North Carolina, United States

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July 12, 2011

Plastic Challenge: Becca Ryals and Gordon Bennett, Weeks 21 and 22

Are there plastic-free band aids? Location:Berkeley, California, United States

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July 12, 2011

Plastic Challenge: Ellen Simpson, Week 8

Location:Salem, Massachusetts, United States

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July 12, 2011

Plastic Challenge: Kristin, Week 19

Location:Prince George, British Columbia, Canada

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July 12, 2011

Plastic Challenge: Margaret, Week 1

How to buy plastic-free vitamins and supplements? There’s one brand at Fred Meyer’s that comes in glass bottles, but it still has a plastic lid, and actually has more plastic wrapped around it than the other brands that come in plastic bottles. What rules do places like Starbucks or Jamba Juice have for bringing in […]

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July 6, 2011

Plastic Challenge: Kristin, Week 18

Location:Prince George, BC, Canada

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July 3, 2011

Plastic Challenge: Danielle, Week 29

Location:, North Carolina, United States

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July 3, 2011

Plastic Challenge: Ellen Simpson, Week 7

Location:Salem, Massachusetts, United States

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