Canada’s Challenge Posts

September 1, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Ella , Week 1

I would like to know what to do about cucumbers. it’s hard to find them with no plastic. Location:, Alberta, Canada

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November 1, 2012

Plastic Challenge: raylene, Week 1

Location:Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Name: raylene Week: 1 Personal Info: We are a family of four, with two teenage boys. Needless to say, we go through an embarrassing amount of stuff.

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September 22, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Anny Frechette, Week 10

Stay at home mom. One children at home, sometimes two… with a part time husband (working far away). I’m a fashion designer (trying to be eco friendly as much as possible) working at home. Sorry for my english… I’m a french canadian! :) Location:Deschambautl, Quebec, Canada

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September 15, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Anny Frechette, Week 9

Location:Deschambault, Quebec, Canada

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September 7, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Anny Frechette, Week 8

Location:Deschambault, Quebec, Canada

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August 31, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Anny Frechette, Week 7

Location:Deschambault, Quebec, Canada

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August 30, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Cedar, Week 2

Location:, Ontario, Canada

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August 21, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Cedar, Week 1

Home-made toothpaste, ways to get toilet paper not in plastic bags, how to make tofu and miso paste. Location:, Ontario, Canada

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July 24, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Anny Frechette, Week 6

Location:Deschambault, Quebec, Canada

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July 18, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Anny Frechette, Week 5

Location:Deschambault, Quebec, Canada

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July 12, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Anny Frechette, Week 4

What about butter? The wrapping seems metallic but….??? Location:Deschambault, Quebec, Canada

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July 4, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Anny Frechette, Week 3

I found juice in cans. Since we have a deposit program on aluminium cans, is this a good alternative? Location:Deschambault, Quebec, Canada

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June 28, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Anny Frechette, Week 2

Location:Deschambault, Quebec, Canada

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June 19, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Anny Frechette, Week 1

Location:Deschambault, Quebec, Canada

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March 20, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Kristin Overton, Week 50

Hair products: I have naturally wavy hair but it’s also what you could call “unruly”. If air drying, I usually use some sort of mousse or gel (spray or otherwise) type product… ideas? Brands of hot sauce: knowing that in Canada I may not be able to find what you may recommend, have you found […]

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March 14, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Kristin Overton, Week 49

Our deep freeze is a lid-on-top style (rather than stand up) and I suspect when we begin to use glass to store leftovers there is a risk of breakage. Does anyone know of any sort of shelving systems we could use? The freezer does have one basket that sits on the top, and we have […]

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March 5, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Kristin Overton, Week 48

Location:Prince George, British Columbia, Canada

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February 28, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Kristin Overton, Week 47

Location:Prince George, British Columbia, Canada

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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 14, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Kristin Overton, Week 45

Location:Prince George, British Columbia, Canada

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