Posts Tagged ‘plastic challenge’

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September 4, 2013

Plastic Challenge: EcoM8s, Week 1

Freezing of meat without plastic Location:, Connecticut, United States

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September 4, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Mark Purdy, Week 4

Tips on deciding what is plastic & what is cellophane, for items like biscuit packets. Location:Morrinsville, New Zealand

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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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September 1, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Mark Purdy, Week 3

Location:Morrinsville, New Zealand

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August 23, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Mark Purdy, Week 2

Location:Morrinsville, New Zealand

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August 22, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Ellen and Pedro, Week 9

Location:, Belgium

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August 22, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Ellen and Pedro, Week 8

Location:, Belgium

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August 14, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Mark Purdy, Week 1

Location:Morrinsville, New Zealand

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August 8, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Ellen and Pedro, Week 6

How do you guys deal with bread spreads…we are vegetarian/vegan and all that stuff comes in plastic. And how do you replace saran wrap? In case there are left overs… Location:, Belgium

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August 8, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Hanh Pham, Week 7

Any plastic tips when you’re going camping? Maybe bring my own ice from my freezer? What do I do if that ice melts? What’s the best way to buy firewood without the packaging? Drive around and find a resident selling firewood from their front yard? Seems like most camping or prepared foods are wrapped in […]

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August 8, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Hanh Pham, Week 6

Location:Chicago, Illinois, United States

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July 30, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Elle M, Week 1

I would love some local resources in Chicago. I am most bummed about having to stop supporting my local farmers with grass-fed/organic meat. We do eat a little meat and fish in our house, and I usually buy it from local farmers, but they all wrap it in plastic. I have asked every farmer I […]

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July 30, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Ellen and Pedro, Week 5

Location:, Belgium

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July 18, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Hannah Spector, Week 1

Location:Lake Balboa, California, United States

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July 15, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Ellen and Pedro, Week 4

Location:, Belgium

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July 15, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Katie Dettra, Week 1

Dealing with others who think you are a nut, refusing plastic outside the home, getting over how depressing it is to see plastic everywhere. I have a hard time saying “no” to people. Location:, Pennsylvania, United States

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July 15, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Hanh Pham, Week 5

What’s a graceful way to explain to people at the check out counter at a coffee shop or restaurant that I’m taking the Plastic Free Challenge so if they could refrain from serving me plastic that it would be appreciated? There’s sushi restaurant that I love, but they use styrofoam containers. I am tempted to […]

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July 15, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Hanh Pham, Week 4

Is there a non plastic alternative to Dr. Bonners? I buy it in bulk and use it for just about everything, but it’s in a plastic bottle. Has anyone seen Bragg’s in a glass bottle? But even if it was in a glass bottle, there may be plastic around the lid. Has anyone tried making […]

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July 15, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Hanh Pham, Week 3

What’s the best way to buy bulk toilet paper without the plastic? Besides buying produce at farmer’s markets, is there another way to buy produce without stickers and twist ties? If you are attending an event and 21 and over attendees are asked to put a wrist band on so that bar knows who to […]

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July 15, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Ellen and Pedro, Week 3

Location:, Belgium

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