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Alexandra Bezner

ABQ BioPark

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 172 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    10
    disposable cups
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    9
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    18
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    12
    pieces of plastic cutlery
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    6
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill

Alexandra's Actions

Family

Get Rid of Glitter

I will teach my little ones about microplastics while we do a craft project together using glitter alternatives.

Completed
One-Time Action

Food

Use a Reusable Mug / Collapsible Cup

If possible, I will avoid sending 3 disposable cup(s) to the landfill per day by using a reusable mug or bringing my own collapsible cup.

COMPLETED 3
DAILY ACTIONS

Food

Use Reusable Water Bottles

I will use a reusable bottle and stop purchasing bottled water, saving 3 disposable plastic bottle(s) a day.

COMPLETED 3
DAILY ACTIONS

Community

Keep My Community Clean

I will pick up 3 piece(s) of litter each day.

COMPLETED 0
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 3
DAILY ACTIONS

Food

Use Reusable Containers

I will only use reusable containers instead of single-use plastic storage items (such as plastic wrap, single-use sandwich bags).

COMPLETED 3
DAILY ACTIONS

Food

Skip the Straw

I will keep 2 plastic straw(s) out of the landfill per day by refusing straws or using my own glass/metal straw.

COMPLETED 2
DAILY ACTIONS

Food

Use Reusable Utensils

I will keep 4 plastic cutlery out of the landfill per day by using my own reusable cutlery.

COMPLETED 3
DAILY ACTIONS

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  • Reflection Question
    Food Say No to Plastic Bags
    How difficult was this challenge for you? What made it easy or difficult?

    Alexandra Bezner's avatar
    Alexandra Bezner 7/15/2021 7:55 AM
    This challenge isn't too difficult - especially when organizations incentivize customers that bring in reusable bags with $0.05/per bag off their grocery bill! Whoop! Saving the planet and your wallet! 
  • Reflection Question
    Family Get Rid of Glitter
    How can you and your little one exercise your creativity without creating more plastic waste?

    Alexandra Bezner's avatar
    Alexandra Bezner 7/15/2021 7:51 AM
    Cutting up leaves/other organic material as natural confetti