July 1 - July 31, 2019

Juliet Boyd

Plastic Free New Orleans

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 1,415 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    1
    documentaries
    watched
  • up to
    100
    hours
    volunteered
  • up to
    172
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    1
    waste audits
    conducted
  • up to
    151
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    191
    pieces of plastic cutlery
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    105
    minutes
    spent learning

Challenges

Personal Care

Brusha Brusha Brusha

I will replace my plastic toothbrush with a bamboo toothbrush.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Community

Volunteer in my Community

I will volunteer 100 hour(s) in my community.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

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 27 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

Create Your Own

Glass art

My goal is to help reduce the amount of glass throw away by reusing and repurposing the glass. I will reuse the glass for art, jars, vases, etc. I picked this because there always seems to be extra glass in my house that’s going to be thrown away.

Uncompleted
Create Your Own Challenge

Lifestyle

Complete a Waste Audit

I will conduct a waste audit - including recyclables and compost - to understand how much waste I create and where I can reduce the most.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Family

Glass Bottle Baby

I will replace 7 plastic bottles with glass or stainless steel alternatives.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Family

Swap the Snacks

I will swap out 5 prepackaged snacks a day for fresh fruits or veggies.

COMPLETED 23 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

Food

Use Reusable Water Bottles

I will use a reusable bottle and stop purchasing bottled water, saving 6 disposable plastic bottle(s) a day.

COMPLETED 24 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

Food

Start Composting

I will start a compost collection at home, work, or school.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Food

Use Reusable Utensils

I will keep 7 plastic cutlery out of the landfill per day by using my own reusable cutlery.

COMPLETED 23 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

Family

Discover Together

I will spend 15 minutes educating my family on the basics of living a reduced/no-plastic lifestyle.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Personal Care

Lather Up

I will replace my soaps, shampoos, and conditions with either a bar or refillable option.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Food

Plant a Garden

I will plant an herb or vegetable garden in my home, workplace, or community garden

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Lifestyle

Watch a Documentary

I will watch a documentary film about waste with family and friends and talk about what we learned.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Family

Plastic Free Lunch Boxes

I will only pack reusable cutlery, drinkware and tupperware-like containers in my children's lunches to reduce plastic waste.

COMPLETED 30 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

Pets

All Natural Pet Toys

I will give my pets natural alternatives to toys like femur bones and antlers, canvas, natural rubber, hemp, rope or cotton toys. Or I will make our own toys from recycled items found in our home!

Completed
One-Time Challenge

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