July 1 - July 31, 2020

Kathy Thomas

Maryland Zoo

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 296 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    17
    pieces of litter
    picked up
  • up to
    6
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill

Kathy's Actions

Pets

Invest in a Pooper-Scooper

I will swap out my single use plastic bags for a pooper-scooper.

Completed
One-Time Action

Food

Buy Unpackaged Produce

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

COMPLETED 6
DAILY ACTIONS

Food

Minimize Packaging

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

COMPLETED 0
DAILY ACTIONS

Community

Keep My Community Clean

I will pick up 1 piece(s) of litter each day while following the CDC’s current guidelines for prevention of disease transfer.

COMPLETED 7
DAILY ACTIONS

Personal Care

Just Say No

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

COMPLETED 5
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 6
DAILY ACTIONS

Feed

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

    Kathy Thomas 8/01/2020 4:22 AM
    I'm hoping if someone sees me do it they will as well.

  • Kathy Thomas 7/24/2020 4:25 PM
    A few are easier to do than others.  Because of how people litter, picking up trash is the easiest one for me to do on a daily basis.