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Karolyn Walker

Life's Fantastic, With No Plastic!

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 848 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    1
    documentaries
    watched
  • up to
    90
    minutes
    spent learning
  • up to
    62
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    1
    waste audits
    conducted

Karolyn's Actions

Food

Minimize Packaging

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

COMPLETED 31
DAILY ACTIONS

Food

Buy Unpackaged Produce

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

COMPLETED 10
DAILY 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 10
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 10
DAILY ACTIONS

Lifestyle

Watch a Documentary

I will watch a documentary film about waste with family and friends and talk about what we learned.

Completed
One-Time Action

Lifestyle

Complete a Waste Audit

I will conduct a waste audit - including recyclables and compost - to understand how much waste I create and where I can reduce the most.

Completed
One-Time Action

Food

Give Up Gum

I will give up gum or choose gum made from chicle or other plastic-free gum bases.

COMPLETED 31
DAILY ACTIONS

Food

Use Reusables at Work

I will use reusable dishes and silverware when eating at work.

COMPLETED 31
DAILY ACTIONS

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    Karolyn Walker 7/19/2021 9:35 AM
    It looks like we have more points than the Zoo!!  Let's keep up the good work!

    • Allie Hobgood's avatar
      Allie Hobgood 7/19/2021 10:47 AM
      Wow we sure did! What a busy weekend our team had. We have 5 fewer teammates and still surged ahead. Exciting!!

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    Karolyn Walker 7/14/2021 5:03 AM
    A good book we carry in the store.

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    Karolyn Walker 7/05/2021 8:37 AM
    One of my favorite inspirational sayings - we don’t need a handful of people doing zero waste perfectly.  We need millions of people doing it imperfectly.

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    Karolyn Walker 7/03/2021 8:35 AM
    I am excited to see what we can do this year!!!