Posts Tagged ‘plastic straws’

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 7, 2014

Plastic Challenge: Jake Schecter, Week 1

Location:, California, 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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October 7, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Katie Sumner, Week 2

Location:Beavercreek, Ohio, United States

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August 14, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Mark Purdy, Week 1

Location:Morrinsville, New Zealand

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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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June 21, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Jo, Week 1

Location:Nevada City, California, 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: Natalie, Week 2

How to anticipate surprise plastic in restaurants and cafes? IS there a law about having to give lids for paper cups in NY or anywhere? Better places for buying bulk in central NJ or NY? I know of some, but Unpackaged in London sounds like a dream. Ideas about, given the choice, to get plastic […]

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March 10, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Clara, Week 1

Location:Chicago, Illinois, United States

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February 23, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Cindy T, Week 1

Location:Santa Cruz, California, United States

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February 23, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Hanh Truong, Week 1

What are some ways that I can reduce plastic when I am always busy to go to classes and I just want to grab a plastic bag full of goodies that I bought at the store. Location:San Jose, California, United States

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February 23, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Emily Stollmeyer, Week 1

How do we reduce plastic waste for bathroom products? I feel like everything I do in the bathroom requires plastic… Location:Santa Cruz, California, United States

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February 23, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Jack & PennyCheney, Week 1

We discussed this and agreed on some steps we might take. No more input needed. Location:, California, United States

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February 21, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Stephanie in San Jose, Week 1

Location:San Jose, California, United States

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February 21, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Emily Hardison, Week 1

Location:, California, United States

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December 2, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Cynthia p.w., Week 1

I’ve seen suggestions to use reusable bags at groceries and not to use plastic bags and/or paper bags. Yet, when I ask on a blog or on fb, what do people use for their garbage, there is usually not an answer or the answer is that they purchase plastic bags. I’ve used reusable bags in […]

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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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August 2, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Jeana Harris, Week 1

How can I eat salads and cereal without plastic? Location:Boise, Idaho, United States

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July 24, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Anny Frechette, Week 6

Location:Deschambault, Quebec, Canada

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