July 1 - July 31, 2019

Rebecca Wilson

Dallas Zoo and Children's Aquarium at Fair Park

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 295 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    13
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    13
    zero-waste meals
    consumed
  • up to
    39
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    39
    pieces of plastic cutlery
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    5
    minutes
    spent learning

Challenges

Food

Skip the Straw

I will keep 3 plastic straw(s) out of the landfill per day by refusing straws or using my own glass/metal straw.

COMPLETED 13
DAILY CHALLENGES

Food

Use Reusable Utensils

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

COMPLETED 13
DAILY CHALLENGES

Food

Cook a Zero-Plastic Waste Meal

I will prepare 1 meal(s) at home each day without using any items packaged in single-use plastic.

COMPLETED 13
DAILY CHALLENGES

Personal Care

Lather Up

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

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Personal Care

Brusha Brusha Brusha

I will replace my plastic toothbrush with a bamboo toothbrush.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Personal Care

That Was a Close Shave

I will replace my disposable razors with steel razors. Why not try using hair conditioner instead of shaving foam for that baby smooth feel?

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Personal Care

Just Say No

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

COMPLETED 13
DAILY CHALLENGES

Family

Discover Together

I will spend 5 minutes educating my family on the basics of living a reduced/no-plastic lifestyle.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

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 13
DAILY CHALLENGES

Food

Plant a Garden

I will plant an herb or vegetable garden in my home, workplace, or community garden

Completed
One-Time Challenge

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  • Rebecca Wilson 7/09/2019 8:20 AM
    Did you know that 500 Million straws go into landfills or the ocean everyday!  That's about 127 buses completely filled!  The average person, from the age of 5 to 65 uses 38,000 straws!  Make the change now and switch to reusable options like stainless steel or bamboo!!!