July 1 - July 31, 2019

Caitlin Smith

Neighbours for the Planet

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 225 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    60
    minutes
    spent learning
  • up to
    25
    pieces of litter
    picked up
  • up to
    13
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    15
    zero-waste meals
    consumed

Challenges

Food

Use Reusable Bags

I will not accept any disposable bags when making purchases, including produce bags.

COMPLETED 1
DAILY CHALLENGE

Community

Keep My Community Clean

I will pick up 5 piece(s) of litter each day.

COMPLETED 5
DAILY CHALLENGES

Family

Swap the Snacks

I will swap out 3 prepackaged snacks a day for fresh fruits or veggies.

COMPLETED 4
DAILY CHALLENGES

Community

Visit A Waste Management Facility

I will visit a local dump/transfer station, material recovery facility, and/or landfill to learn about the waste stream.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

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 5
DAILY CHALLENGES

Create Your Own Action

Walking/biking

Walking helps the environment compared to driving; which produces carbon monoxide into the air. And carbon monoxide is considered a greenhouse gas which heavily affects the ozone layer.

COMPLETED 4
DAILY CHALLENGES

Feed

  • Reflection Question
    Community Keep My Community Clean
    How does the act of picking up litter connect you more to your community?

    Caitlin Smith 7/03/2019 8:40 PM
    The act of picking up litter helps connect you to your community, by giving a broader understanding of how much waste is tossed out in your area. Which in result can be harmful to the environment.