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Daphne Law

WBA EcoChallenge D

"Little change helps improve our plant a lots"

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 1,085 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    2
    conversations
    with people
  • up to
    60
    minutes
    spent learning
  • up to
    5
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    177
    pieces of plastic cutlery
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    178
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    135
    zero-waste meals
    consumed

Daphne's Actions

Personal Care

Lather Up

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

Completed
One-Time Action

Community

Learn about Local Environmental Justice Concerns

I will spend 60 minutes learning about how plastic pollution affects members of my own community and how organizations in my community are working for change.

Completed
One-Time Action

Lifestyle

Travel Toiletries

If traveling, I will reuse my old travel tubes to refill with my soaps or only bring bar soaps with me in a TSA approved reusable quart sized bag.

Completed
One-Time Action

Lifestyle

Travel Smart

If traveling, I will bring my own plastic free items (water bottle, grocery bags, collapsible food containers, utensils, straws, etc.) with me.

Completed
One-Time Action

Lifestyle

Natural Fibers

When available, I will purchase clothing made with natural fibers, such as cotton, linen, or wool, rather than synthetic fibers.

Completed
One-Time Action

Family

Glass Bottle Baby

I will replace 5 plastic bottles with glass or stainless steel alternatives.

Completed
One-Time Action

Family

Natural Paints

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

Completed
One-Time Action

Food

Start Composting

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

Completed
One-Time Action

Food

Minimize Packaging

I will purchase food items with the least amount of packaging.

COMPLETED 31
DAILY ACTIONS

Food

Plant a Garden

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

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

Food

Cook a Zero-Plastic Waste Meal

I will prepare 6 meal(s) at home each day without using any items packaged in single-use plastic.

COMPLETED 31
DAILY ACTIONS

Food

Use Reusable Utensils

I will keep 6 plastic cutlery out of the landfill per day by using my own reusable cutlery.

COMPLETED 30
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 31
DAILY ACTIONS

Personal Care

Just Say No

I will avoid buying toxic plastics, including polycarbonate, polystyrene and polyvinyl.

COMPLETED 31
DAILY ACTIONS

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    Daphne Law 7/30/2020 8:46 PM
    Last day of ecochallenge, I'm proud of how much I did and will continue as routine!

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    Daphne Law 7/28/2020 8:08 AM
    Sunbathe is such great activity to do in summer, it's free!

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    Daphne Law 7/28/2020 8:06 AM
    Use hand soap instead hand wash, build the habit with my kids too

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    Daphne Law 7/28/2020 8:03 AM
    Work from home makes me avoid buying take away and drinks outside.

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    Daphne Law 7/27/2020 8:04 PM
    Under lockdown - cook at home instead of take away avoid disposable food container to be used.

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    Daphne Law 7/26/2020 8:48 AM
    Yeah, I've completed all the task this week!  Keep going - one more week to go!

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    Daphne Law 7/25/2020 5:41 AM
    Friendly reminder, wash all the fruit from market without packing.....

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    Daphne Law 7/24/2020 12:44 AM
    Use soap instead of shower get could save the used plastic bottle disposable!

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    Daphne Law 7/23/2020 8:45 AM
    Bring your own lunch box instead buying take away, reduce the disposable container use.

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    Daphne Law 7/22/2020 1:39 AM
    Choose less packaging food when shopping in supermarket!