Posts Tagged ‘plastic containers’

February 7, 2014

Plastic Challenge: Laura Ridenour, Week 1

Location:, Washington, United States

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February 7, 2014

Plastic Challenge: Anna Terry, Week 1

What I could use as alternatives for some of my products, since I feel that they are impossible to replace without using plastic. 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 30, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Katie Sumner, Week 1

Any and all. My big thing is yogurt cups. I love yogurt. I’m sure I’ll think of more as I keep on with this. Location:Beavercreek, Ohio, United States

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September 20, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Dawn Kearns, Week 1

I know mouthwash is not necessary but I am used to using it. Does anyone have a homemade recipe? Any suggestions for making homemade yogurt? I have heard of people using their ovens and crock pots but haven’t been brave enough to try it yet. Any suggestions for dental floss or a brand that isn’t […]

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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: 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 9, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Sabra, Week 1

Ok, I have a small condition that forces me no not be able to drink chlorinated water at all. The tab water in Nashville contains chlorine, along with most bottled water. I have searched high and low to find one brand that doesn’t contain chlorine, and that is Deer Park. However, Deer Park water only […]

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July 9, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Hanh Pham, Week 2

Any good suggestions on how to make your own mustard? Any good suggestions on a cup/glass you bring with you to parties when you don’t want a plastic one? I suppose I could bring a travel coffee mug and drink beer/wine out of it at a BBQ, but I wonder if there’s something more classy. […]

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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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June 12, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Hanh Pham, Week 1

What’s the best way to not get stickers and twisty ties when buying produce? I guess buying from the farmer’s market? I have some many twisty ties from kale and carrots purchases. Is there a way to buy tofu without the plastic? Location:Chicago, Illinois, United States

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May 26, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Natalie, Week 3 – 7

Know what I could do with polysterene packaging? Donate to art places? Anything else? Could you put that this was weeks 3 through 7? the form isn’t letting me. Location:, New Jersey, United States

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May 11, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Melissa, Week 1

I can’t think of any at the moment. Location:Loveland, Colorado, United States

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May 11, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Dara C, Week 1

How can I cut down my individual consumable items such as string cheese? Also since I work crazy hours (it’s D.C.) what convenience foods are available that have no plastic? Location:WASHINGTON, District of Columbia, United States

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May 2, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Anh Chi Pham, Week 1

anything Location:Santa Ana, California, United States

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May 2, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Julie B, Week 2

What suggestions do you have for freezing fruits/veggies without plastic bags? Also, does anyone know if you can freeze yogurt? Our summer farmer’s market will allow your own containers for yogurt, but we eat yogurt all year, not just in summer. Thanks! Location:Denver, Colorado, United States

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May 2, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Julie B, Week 1

Any suggestions are welcome and appreciated, especially as it relates to sharing the need to go plastic-free with family, friends, and acquaintances without sounding “preachy.” Location:Denver, Colorado, United States

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May 2, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Jaimee Law, Week 1

Does anybody know how can I make my own Greek style yogurt? Any amazing gluten-free pizza crust recipes out there? Location:, California, United States

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