July 1 - July 31, 2020

Michael F.

Washington County Sustainability

"I will eliminate more plastic from my life each day!"

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 1,071 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    20
    conversations
    with people
  • up to
    95
    minutes
    spent learning
  • up to
    92
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    147
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    101
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill

Michael's Actions

Community

Volunteering!

Volunteer at a zero waste community event.

Completed
One-Time Action

Lifestyle

Naked Bins

To the extent allowable in my community, I will either line my trash cans with repurposed newspaper or paper bags, or I will not line my trash cans at all.

COMPLETED 28
DAILY ACTIONS

Lifestyle

Eco Friendly Companies

I will support an eco friendly company today.

COMPLETED 30
DAILY ACTIONS

Personal Care

Plastic Free Alternatives

I used a plastic free personal care item today.

COMPLETED 31
DAILY ACTIONS

Lifestyle

100% Plastic Recycling

While I work to eliminate all plastic from my daily life, I will store all remaining plastic until it can be recycled.

COMPLETED 31
DAILY ACTIONS

Family

Provide the Alternatives

I will provide daily plastic free alternatives (straws, water bottles, cuttlery, bar soap, bamboo toothbrushes, etc.) for my family to use.

COMPLETED 31
DAILY ACTIONS

Community

Tour A Waste Management Facility

I will spend at least 30 minute(s) touring (virtually or in person) a local dump/transfer station, material recovery facility, and/or landfill to learn about our local waste and waste recovery streams.

Completed
One-Time Action

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.

Completed
One-Time Action

Community

Research Local Waste Sites

I will spend 30 minutes finding out where landfills and/or toxic waste sites are situated in my region and which communities are most impacted by these sites.

Completed
One-Time Action

Community

Estimate My Plastic Consumption and Go #PlasticNeutral

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

Completed
One-Time Action

Food

Advocate For More Food Packaging Options

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

Completed
One-Time Action

Feed