Posts Tagged ‘plastic waste’

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June 13, 2014

Plastic Challenge: Jennifer, Week 2

Anything! Location:Lexington, South Carolina, United States

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June 13, 2014

Plastic Challenge: Erin Kurnik, Week 1

I am unclear if certain items count as plastic (those are on the right in the photo) and if they are made from petroleum. Can anyone tell me? See below: 1. Inner candy bard wrapper that looks to be cellulose? 2. Inner candy bar wrapper that is gold on one side? 3. Wine bottle cap […]

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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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