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Kelsey McManus

Nashville Zoo

"Reduce plastic consumption by finding our most-used products in glass or biodegradable containers."

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 188 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    16
    pieces of litter
    picked up
  • up to
    24
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    28
    pieces of plastic cutlery
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    18
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill

Kelsey's Actions

Food

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.

COMPLETED 4
DAILY ACTIONS

Community

Keep My Community Clean

I will pick up 3 piece(s) of litter each day.

COMPLETED 4
DAILY ACTIONS

Personal Care

Pretty oh so Pretty

I will purchase beauty products that are packaged in sustainable packaging.

Completed
One-Time Action

Personal Care

Lather Up

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

Completed
One-Time Action

Food

Say No to Plastic Bags

If at all possible, I will not accept any disposable bags when making purchases, including produce bags.

COMPLETED 4
DAILY ACTIONS

Food

Buy Unpackaged Produce

I will purchase produce items without plastic packaging, making sure to wash them well before using them.

COMPLETED 2
DAILY ACTIONS

Food

Minimize Packaging

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

COMPLETED 3
DAILY ACTIONS

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 4
DAILY ACTIONS

Food

Use Reusable Utensils

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

COMPLETED 4
DAILY ACTIONS

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    Kelsey McManus 7/30/2021 8:13 AM
    No longer putting produce in plastic bags is a new habit! Now taking a reusable bag into the store specifically for produce. 

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    Kelsey McManus 7/18/2021 8:18 AM
    We have really changed the way we shop, by being intentional about choosing the no plastic or the least amount of plastic. I would like to see razors with no plastic available everywhere. Right now you have to really search for that product online.