Archive for February, 2012

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February 28, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Beth Terry, Week 8

Location:Oakland, California, United States

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February 28, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Kristin Overton, Week 47

Location:Prince George, British Columbia, Canada

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February 28, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Pat Clancy, Week 4

Location:Lisle, Illinois, United States

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February 26, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Rhiannon, Week 2

Is there any way (in the UK) to source a probiotic vegan yogurt plastic-free or at least in types 1, 2, or 4 which my local council will recycle? Location:Leeds, United Kingdom

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Week3
February 23, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Pat Clancy, Week 3

Location:, Illinois, United States

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Week2
February 23, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Pat Clancy, Week 2

Location:, Illinois, United States

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February 22, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Kristin Overton, Week 46

What’s your favorite non-plastic food storage container? or Can someone in the US “angel” some of these to me so that I don’t have to buy whole new products: https://www.anchoronline.com/replacements.html Location:Prince George, British Columbia, Canada

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February 21, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Beth Terry, Week 7

Location:Oakland, California, United States

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Week-7
February 20, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Nan, Week 7

Vegan ice cream? My homemade versions are pretty bad. Location:Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States

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February 18, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Sandy, Week 7

The sandwich issue. We tried to get our deli to give us our sandwich stuff in paper like the butcher but weren’t quick enough and they put it all in seperate ziplock bags. Probably need to find another deli. Location:Mountain View, CA, California, United States

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February 18, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Sandy, Week 6

Still struggling with the TP bags. When we considered the shipping cost and cardboard that would be required to buy non plastic packaged tp online it didn’t make sense. Wish there was someplace local but they’re even going to have to ship it in. I looked all over for antipersperant in a non plastic holder […]

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week-5
February 18, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Sandy, Week 5

Started trying to make stuff from things I’ve been collecting to upcycle this week. Made my sister luggage tags for her trip to Hawaii so I used the clear plastic from a takeout food carrier and some plastic from some electronics that we bought to make the clear part of the tag. Used recycled food […]

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February 18, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Rhiannon, Week 1

Eating vege without masses of plastic packaging seems really difficult, especially when there is time-pressure, disorganisation, and people missing the flavours and textures of meat and cheese. Location:Leeds, United Kingdom

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February 17, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Beth Terry, Week 6

Location:Oakland, California, United States

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February 17, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Beth Terry, Week 5

In my latest blog post, I have asked for really good suggestions for cold and pain remedies to bring with me when traveling: Location:Oakland, California, United States

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February 17, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Beth Terry, Week 4

Location:Oakland, California, United States

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February 17, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Sara, Week 1

Location:Murrysville, Pennsylvania, United States

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Week-6
February 17, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Nan, Week 6

Starting to really miss tortilla chips! Not sure if I’m asking how to get over feeling deprived (which of course, I’m not really deprived), or a plastic-free alternative? What do people do about tape? Location:Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States

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February 14, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Kristin Overton, Week 45

Location:Prince George, British Columbia, Canada

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February 13, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Mary Katherine, Week 16

Location:Mountain View, California, United States

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