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July 1 - July 31, 2022

Blank Park Zoo

Blank Park Zoo

Blank Park Zoo inspires an appreciation of the natural world through conservation, education, research, and recreation.

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Team Impact

  • up to
    416
    disposable cups
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    736
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    828
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    404
    pieces of plastic cutlery
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    342
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    7.0
    waste audits
    conducted
  • up to
    5.0
    donations
    made
  • up to
    7.0
    advocacy actions
    completed
  • up to
    41
    conversations
    with people
  • up to
    3.0
    community events
    hosted or attended
  • up to
    639
    minutes
    spent learning

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  • July 29 at 4:58 PM
    Look back to how things used to be--sandwiches wrapped in a towel, dipping sauces in recyclable containers, think of a thermos where you drink or eat out of the cup/lid.  
  • July 29 at 4:54 PM
    My clients love using real plates and silverware.  I'm really surprised that they even noticed the difference.  One asked if we could use a tablecloth sometime, since we were "getting so swanky."
  • July 29 at 4:48 PM
    I have always used a tea ball w/a loose weave fabric as it's holes are too big.  I make a concentrate, then store it in a glass jar.  When ready to consume, I add extra water and ice.  Sometimes, I add fruit.  Yummy!
  • July 29 at 10:17 AM
    Just how much plastic is out there and we are using then tossing. We switched this month to try a meal delivery kit Hello Fresh. It comes with recyclable packaging and far less then we would get if it were purchased at the store. Although not the most economical  to do all month long, this is something that has helped as well as going bag free...
  • July 29 at 10:13 AM
    Although I didn't check in as much as I had planned, I was definitely  more aware of my consumption of single use plastics. I felt i did pretty well with bringing my reusable water bottle throughout the month and making a huge effort to cook more at home. The area that this challenge brought me more awareness ans an area I would love to keep...
  • July 28 at 6:14 AM
    It's cheaper to make coffee at home than to buy it on the way to work. I have several fun tumblers that I like to put my morning coffee into each morning

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