Location:boise, Idaho, United States
Name: jennifer patrick
I’ve been a vegetarian for 21 years. I just this week became vegan, so shouldn’t have any more yogurt containers!
List of plastic items REFUSED this week. (Yay!)
plastic beer cup
Total items collected: 7
Total weight: 02.8 ounces
small to go box -compost, made of corn
yogurt container-#5 recycled
yogurt container lid- #5 recycled
toilet paper wrapper-trash
top of cat snacks package- trash
What items can I easily replace with plastic free or less plastic alternatives?
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?
I’m wondering if meals eaten at restaurants are falsely thought of as “plastic free”?