Plastic Challenge: alejandra garcia, Week 1
what are some alternatives I can use instead of plastic?
Location: Antioch, CA, United States
Name: alejandra garcia
I’m 19yrs old
I work at Burlington Coat Factory.
Burlington does not use plastic bags anymore, you can buy a reusable bag for 10 cents.
I attend Los Medanos Community College as a Junior
List of plastic items REFUSED this week. (Yay!)
snacks wrapped in plastic
Total items collected: 16
drink from taco
the packaging of the make-up brushes
packaging of a nail clipper
water bottle caps
What items can I easily replace with plastic free or less plastic alternatives?
What items would I be willing to give up if a plastic free alternative doesn’t exist?
What items are essential and seem to have no plastic-free alternative?
What lifestyle change(s) might be necessary to reduce my plastic consumption?
What one plastic item am I willing to give up or replace this week?
What other conclusions, if any, can I draw?