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Mary Ellsworth

ZooTampa Team

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  • 10 This Week
  • 179 Total

Mary's Actions

Food

Skip Plastic Bags

When possible, I will not use disposable bags when shopping, including produce bags.

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Food

Plant a Garden

I will plant a herb or vegetable garden using as little plastic as possible and to save from the plastic used buying herbs and veggies.

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Food

Choose Reusable Food Storage

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

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Personal Care

Practice Sustainable Fashion

I will spend 10 minutes learning about the costs of fast fashion and begin trying to practice sustainable fashion in my own life.

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Personal Care

That Was a Close Shave

I will replace my disposable razors with steel razors.

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Personal Care

Sustainable Suds

I will replace my soaps, shampoos, conditioners, and lotions with a sustainable, unpackaged, or refillable option.

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Community

Estimate My Plastic Consumption

I will visit the rePurpose website, complete the 3-minute plastic consumption calculator, and explore how I can reBalance my annual plastic footprint.

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Community

Give Some Green Gratitude

I will give a shout-out on social media to a local company, coworker, friend or family member for their plastic free or green efforts.

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Community

Keep My Community Clean

I will pick up 2 piece(s) of litter each day.

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Community

Share My Actions

I will make my environmental actions visible by posting to my social media networks.

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Community

Research Local Waste Sites

I will spend 10 minutes finding out where landfills and/or toxic waste sites are situated in my region and which communities are most impacted by these sites.

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Family

Discover Together

I will spend 10 minutes educating my family on the basics of living a reduced/no-plastic lifestyle.

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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.

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Lifestyle

Buy Only What I Need

I will not buy anything except items required for health and safety.

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    Mary Ellsworth 6/20/2022 9:22 AM
     
    Picked up some great raffle prizes at LÜFKA, a refillable, eco-friendly, and sustainable zero waste store. ZooTampa Team participants who engage with the ecochallenge platform will be eligible for weekly raffle prizes in July! 


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    Mary Ellsworth 6/14/2022 1:28 PM
    Spread the word!  All ZooTampa, Spectra, Zootastic, Awesome Austin’s Employees, volunteers, and interns can join the ZooTampa Team.

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    Mary Ellsworth 6/10/2022 6:08 AM
    Explore the Ecochallenge platform and plan how you will make a difference this Plastic Free July!


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    Mary Ellsworth 6/09/2022 8:26 AM
    Welcome ZooTampa Team!  Thanks for signing up to be a part of Plastic Free July.