July 1 - July 31, 2019

Ashley Wales

ACHS

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 935 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    125
    disposable cups
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    124
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    88
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    5
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill

Challenges

Personal Care

Dam the Flow

I will use a menstrual cup and/or cloth pads

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Personal Care

Lather Up

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

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Food

Use Reusable Bags

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

COMPLETED 24
DAILY CHALLENGES

Food

Use a Reusable Mug / Collapsible Cup

I will avoid sending 5 disposable cup(s) to the landfill per day by using a reusable mug or bringing my own collapsible cup.

COMPLETED 25
DAILY CHALLENGES

Personal Care

Back in the Bowl

I will purchase refillable beauty products.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Family

Swap the Snacks

I will swap out 5 prepackaged snacks a day for fresh fruits or veggies.

COMPLETED 20
DAILY CHALLENGES

Personal Care

Just Say No

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

COMPLETED 21
DAILY CHALLENGES

Personal Care

Fresh as a Daisy

I will use deodorant either from a bar or a jar or I will make my own.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Food

Skip the Straw

I will keep 4 plastic straw(s) out of the landfill per day by refusing straws or using my own glass/metal straw.

COMPLETED 22
DAILY CHALLENGES

Family

Glass Bottle Baby

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

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Feed

  • Reflection Question
    Food Skip the Straw
    Have you noticed a shift in your community as more messaging about reusable straws becomes mainstream? Cite some examples.

    Ashley Wales 10/02/2019 9:05 AM
    Love reusable straws.  A lot of the people I am around use reusable straws
  • Reflection Question
    Food Use a Reusable Mug / Collapsible Cup
    Great job on getting rid of your disposable cup habit! How does it make you feel? What's next on your list to reduce your waste?

    Ashley Wales 10/02/2019 9:04 AM
    I feel great using reusable cups.  Straws....I am going to only use reusable straws