Posts Tagged ‘plastic caps’

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June 13, 2014

Plastic Challenge: Erin Kurnik, Week 1

I am unclear if certain items count as plastic (those are on the right in the photo) and if they are made from petroleum. Can anyone tell me? See below: 1. Inner candy bard wrapper that looks to be cellulose? 2. Inner candy bar wrapper that is gold on one side? 3. Wine bottle cap […]

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April 28, 2014

Plastic Challenge: Karen, Week 2

Location:Perth, Australia

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April 17, 2014

Plastic Challenge: Karen, Week 1

Where on earth do you find toothpaste that is not sold in plastic, without resorting to homemade salt and bicard soda paste or the like? Location:Perth, WA, Australia

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April 17, 2014

Plastic Challenge: Diane W, Week 1

What do you find to be effective ways to talk to others about reducing plastic waster? Location:, Minnesota, United States

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April 2, 2014

Plastic Challenge: Jennifer, Week 1

I would love ideas for handling cat litter when compostable/flushable litter is way out of our price range. Location:Lexington, South Carolina, United States

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February 19, 2014

Plastic Challenge: Shannon Tempelton, Week 1

One thing I struggle with is the food that I buy that’s wrapped in plastic. I need this food to make meals, and I’m not sure how to substitute these items out to reduce plastic. Location:Santa Cruz, California, United States

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February 19, 2014

Plastic Challenge: Luis Hernandez, Week 1

Lifestyle suggestions I suppose Location:San Francisco, California, United States

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February 19, 2014

Plastic Challenge: Sarah Nevarez, Week 1

How to order things online or buy necessities at the grocery store without them having to use so much plastic packaging Location:Santa Cruz, California, United States

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February 15, 2014

Plastic Challenge: Gina, Week 1

Can you buy tofu not packaged in plastic? Also, can you recycle non-dairy beverage cartons here? Location:Santa Cruz, California, United States

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February 7, 2014

Plastic Challenge: Cameron Cooper, Week 1

Any suggestions would be helpful, anything that would increase my awareness of plastic alternatives. Location:Santa Cruz, California, United States

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February 7, 2014

Plastic Challenge: Sarah Nevarez, Week 1

Purchase items that are not wrapped in a bunch of plastic, and just reuse more things as much as I can. Location:Santa Cruz, California, United States

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February 7, 2014

Plastic Challenge: Rebeca Irigoyen, Week 1

Is there a place where I can get yogurt, cheese and sour cream that does not come in a plastic container or wrapped in plastic (cheese)? Also, I use a lot of sandwich bags to keep my veggies “fresh”, is there an alternative to using plastic bags for that? Location:Santa Cruz, California, United States

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February 7, 2014

Plastic Challenge: Kayla Kemper, Week 1

Location:Santa Cruz, California, United States

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February 7, 2014

Plastic Challenge: Alejandra Hernandez, Week 1

How can I avoid buying food in plastic packaging. Location:Santa Cruz, California, United States

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November 15, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Anthony Oram, Week 1

Don’t use plastic bar or food wrappers. Only use reusable water bottles. Location:Los Angeles, California, United States

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October 7, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Katie Sumner, Week 2

Location:Beavercreek, Ohio, United States

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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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July 18, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Hannah Spector, Week 1

Location:Lake Balboa, California, United States

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June 21, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Jo, Week 1

Location:Nevada City, California, United States

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June 14, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Sybil, Week 1

Location:, Connecticut, United States

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