July 1 - July 31, 2020

Lizzy Simpson

Reid Park Zoo

"We can do this if we all try "

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 1,066 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    111
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    149
    pieces of plastic cutlery
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    72
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    74
    zero-waste meals
    consumed

Lizzy's Actions

Food

Say No to Plastic Bags

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

COMPLETED 31
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 31
DAILY ACTIONS

Food

Cook a Zero-Plastic Waste Meal

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

COMPLETED 31
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

Feed


  • Lizzy Simpson 7/19/2020 8:41 AM
    I am going to try to get reusable bottles for my whole class when school goes back. I’m very lucky to have a water fountain in the room but bottles are perfect for pe

  • Lizzy Simpson 7/19/2020 8:40 AM
    I’m so glad we have saved those pasta sauce jars at my house. They are great for storing bulk foods and my favourite place for trail mix 

  • Lizzy Simpson 7/16/2020 12:13 PM
    My whole team invested in plates and spoons to use with kids during the year, rather than the plastic ones provided by school. 

  • Lizzy Simpson 7/16/2020 12:12 PM
    Got my metal straws for my classroom and a set of reusable water bottles  for my whole class 

  • Lizzy Simpson 7/08/2020 10:43 PM
    Preparing my classroom for the potential fall semester and trying to make it as eco friendly as possible. Totally open to any ideas you guys have! Kinder is a great place to start teaching kids 

  • Lizzy Simpson 7/04/2020 8:04 PM
    Had family over and got to share some great eco friendly meal choices with them. Kids loved saying no to straws :)

  • Lizzy Simpson 7/01/2020 7:23 PM
    Can’t wait to continue the efforts I started last summer :)