Posts Tagged ‘plastic containers’

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July 18, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Genevieve, Week 6

Location:Shepherdsville, Kentucky, United States

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July 18, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Anny Frechette, Week 5

Location:Deschambault, Quebec, Canada

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July 17, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Logan, Week 1

Any suggestions for trash bag replacements? Location:Los Angeles, California, United States

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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 3, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Genevieve, Week 5

Location:Shepherdsville, Kentucky, United States

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June 28, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Anny Frechette, Week 2

Location:Deschambault, Quebec, Canada

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June 21, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Genevieve, Week 3

Location:Shepherdsville, Kentucky, United States

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June 16, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Genevieve, Week 2

Location:Shepherdsville, Kentucky, United States

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June 11, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Genevieve, Week 1

Any one have a notion what to do with empty DVD cases? I have about 5000 in my shed and would like to get them out of there. Location:Shepherdsville, Kentucky, United States

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May 31, 2012

Plastic Challenge: jennifer patrick, Week 1

Location:boise, Idaho, United States

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May 20, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Sarah Fleming, Week 1

Is cellophane plastic? Can it be recycled? Which is better if you have the choice? Location:Sandwell, United Kingdom

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May 1, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Beth Terry, Week 17

Location:Oakland, California, United States

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April 29, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Bonnie Raymond, Week 0

any and all also any suggestions on an earth friendly dish soap? Location:Chester, Vermont, United States

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April 19, 2012

Plastic Challenge: maureen, Week 1

I live about 1/2 hr from a food co-op and other groceries, and 1 mile to the nearest bus stop. I’ve reduced my intake of plastic, but I’m challenged by buying larger quantities of bulk. Now, I reuse plastic bags for bulk items rather than transporting containers. Any thoughts on how to make this manageable […]

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March 27, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Valerie Teruel, Week 4

My kids love (organic) cranberry juice, can’t find one that is sold in glass that is not super expensive. Any ideas for put together homemade recipes? Location:Chicago, Illinois, United States

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March 27, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Valerie Teruel, Week 3

Location:Chicago, Illinois, United States

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March 23, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Pat Clancy, Week 7

How can I determine whether things are made of cellophane or plastic? For instance, the bag inside of the cereal box, or the see-through bags of granola, the window on the paper bread bag, etc.? Beth has made me think about all these things, and my count this week is higher than ever! Location:Lisle, Illinois, […]

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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 13, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Valerie Teruel, Week 2

Will Aveda accept the flip open lids on all the almond milk/soy milk containers? There is no number on them, but they have the same quality as caps. I’d feel happier being able to recycle at least some part of it. Location:Chicago, Illinois, United States

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March 8, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Gina M, Week 1

Is there a way around plastic milk containers? Location:Santa Cruz, California, United States

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