Location: San Francisco, CA, United States
List of plastic items REFUSED this week. (Yay!)
plastic bags from stores, instead i carried my own reusable bag!
Total items collected: 21
plastic drink cups/lid/straws
In my community a company called Recology sorts through and recycles or composts trash and the rest goes to waste. I just sort my trash into the right bins to make it easier for Recology.
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?