Posts Tagged ‘plastic waste’

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February 19, 2014

Plastic Challenge: Emma Levy, Week 1

Location:Santa Cruz, California, United States

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February 19, 2014

Plastic Challenge: Julie Tower, Week 1

Location:Santa Cruz, California, United States

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February 7, 2014

Plastic Challenge: Ariel Hunter, Week 1

Location:Santa Cruz, California, United States

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February 7, 2014

Plastic Challenge: Sarah Dondelinger, Week 1

Sometimes when I’m out late I just need a quick meal from somewhere. But these meals often contain some kind of plastic bottle or container. How can I avoid these issues but not always pack a meal when I’m going to be out late? Location:Santa Cruz, California, United States

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February 7, 2014

Plastic Challenge: Maritza Contreras, Week 1

Location:seaside, 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 9, 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 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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July 15, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Ellen and Pedro, Week 3

Location:, Belgium

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June 14, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Sybil, Week 1

Location:, Connecticut, 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: 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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April 11, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Natalie, Week 1

When sharing food/other essentials with other people who don’t share your enthousiasm for living without waste, what do you do? Do you buy your salad separately if they buy it in a plastic container, so as not to waste? I think there’s a delicate balance between doing what you believe is right and alienating people […]

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March 11, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Melody, Week 2

Our week 2 is more than a year after week 1. We did the challenge a while ago but I’ve been back sliding. Just want to see what we’re using. Location:Santa Cruz, California, United States

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February 27, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Amanda, Week 1

I noticed that I use a ton of ziplock bags to keep food fresh between uses. Any suggestions? Location:santa cruz, California, United States

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February 23, 2013

Plastic Challenge: Lucia Calderon, Week 1

Location:Santa Cruz, 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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December 18, 2012

Plastic Challenge: Traci Dean, Week 1

Location:St. Cloud, Florida, 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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