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Michelle Abbott

Sustainability Corps in Action!

"Land really is the best art - Andy Warhol"

Points Total

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  • 393 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    2
    advocacy actions
    completed
  • up to
    2
    conversations
    with people
  • up to
    30
    minutes
    spent learning
  • up to
    15
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    33
    zero-waste meals
    consumed

Michelle's Actions

Community

Prevent Recycling Contamination

Contamination prevents what is recyclable from being recycled. I will spend 10 minutes researching which materials are accepted by local haulers or drop stations in my community and recycle only those items.

COMPLETED 17
DAILY ACTIONS

Food

Cook a Zero-Plastic Waste Meal

I will prepare 1 meal(s) at home each day without using any items packaged in single-use plastic.

COMPLETED 18
DAILY ACTIONS

Lifestyle

Travel Toiletries

If traveling, I will reuse my old travel tubes to refill with my soaps or only bring bar soaps with me in a TSA-approved reusable quart-sized bag.

Completed
One-Time Action

Lifestyle

Travel Eating

If traveling, I will bring my own snacks and meals in my own containers to avoid the waste of take-out containers.

Completed
One-Time Action

Lifestyle

Travel Smart

If traveling, I will bring my own plastic free items (water bottle, grocery bags, collapsible food containers, utensils, straws, etc.) with me.

Completed
One-Time Action

Community

Say No to Styrofoam

Throughout its life cycle, polystyrene (styrofoam) can harm people, communities, and the planet. I will refuse styrofoam whenever I can, making sure to kindly let people know why I'm asking for alternative packaging.

COMPLETED 19
DAILY ACTIONS

Food

Say No to Plastic Bags

If at all possible, I will not accept any disposable bags when making purchases, including produce bags.

COMPLETED 19
DAILY ACTIONS

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    Michelle Abbott 7/20/2021 11:52 AM
    I just noticed we are in 24th place overall! That is not too shabby but let's see if we can pull into the top 20. Go team!