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Lorry Francois

Earth Friendly Products

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Lorry 's Actions

Personal Care

Fresh as a Daisy

I will use deodorant either from a bar or a jar or I will make my own.

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Family

Natural Paints

I will paint rooms in my home with low/no VOC or natural paints.

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Family

Make the Change to Cloth Diapers

I will replace single use diapers for reusable cloth diapers.

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Family

Thoughtful Toys

I will only buy cloth, wooden or plant-based natural rubber toys. Or make our own toys from recycled items found in our home!

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Family

Glass Bottle Baby

I will replace 4 plastic bottles with glass or stainless steel alternatives.

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Family

Learn about Environmental Injustice

Using the action resource links below, my family will spend 30 minutes learning about environmental justice, causes of environmental injustice, and how plastic waste disproportionately impacts already vulnerable communities.

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Family

Discover Together

I will spend 30 minutes educating my family on the basics of living a reduced/no-plastic lifestyle.

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Food

Lobby for Reusables

I will lobby my workplace to have reusable dishes and silverware in order to minimize disposables.

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Food

Plant a Garden

I will plant a herb or vegetable garden in my home, workplace, dorm room, or community garden.

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Food

Make My Own

I will try new recipe(s) or food preparation method(s) each day, such as canning, pickling, making yogurt, or baking granola bars or bread.

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Food

Advocate For More Food Packaging Options

I will advocate for alternatives to single use packaging at local grocery stores, markets, or work.

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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).

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Cook a Zero-Plastic Waste Meal

I will prepare 4 meal(s) at home each day without using any items packaged in single-use plastic.

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Food

Use Reusable Utensils

I will keep 3 plastic cutlery out of the landfill per day by using my own reusable cutlery.

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Skip the Straw

I will keep 5 plastic straw(s) out of the landfill per day by refusing straws or using my own glass/metal straw.

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  • Reflection Question
    Food Plant a Garden
    Besides having access to fresh herbs and vegetables, what benefits will you see from growing your own garden?

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    Lorry Francois 3/25/2021 9:16 AM
    a time to get away from everything. Relax and find some peace from a busy day.
  • Reflection Question
    Family Discover Together
    What concerns you the most about how we are affecting the planet? Consider both local and global actions.

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    Lorry Francois 3/25/2021 9:15 AM
    The little information that is being given to actually help restore what we've already damaged. I believe you have to research so much on your own just to get an idea of the changes you can make on your own.