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July 1 - July 31, 2024

L.A. Zoo Team Angeleno Plastic Eliminators (Team APE)

Los Angeles Zoo

POINTS TOTAL

  • 730 TODAY
  • 17,570 THIS WEEK
  • 67,130
    TOTAL

team impact

  • UP TO
    26
    advocacy actions
    completed
  • UP TO
    4
    community events
    hosted or attended
  • UP TO
    830
    disposable cups
    not sent to the landfill
  • UP TO
    219
    food items
    properly stored
  • UP TO
    277
    pounds
    food waste prevented
  • UP TO
    97
    conversations
    with people
  • UP TO
    3,277
    minutes
    spent learning
  • UP TO
    710
    pieces of litter
    picked up
  • UP TO
    206
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed
  • UP TO
    12,940
    minutes
    spent outdoors
  • UP TO
    315
    pounds of paper
    have been saved
  • UP TO
    1,353
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • UP TO
    1,849
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • UP TO
    980
    pieces of plastic cutlery
    not sent to the landfill
  • UP TO
    583
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill
  • UP TO
    12
    waste audits
    conducted
  • UP TO
    220
    pounds
    waste avoided
  • UP TO
    1,168
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • UP TO
    152
    whole food meals
    consumed

Team Feed

Recent updates from this team
  • July 20 at 8:15 AM
    Let’s save some money and the planet by making a wholesome meal at home.
  • July 20 at 8:01 AM
    Day 20-Plastic Free Challenge Abronia sp.
  • July 20 at 6:12 AM
    There is a group(Volunteers Cleaning Communties) we clean litter with them every other Sat. They meet at one area and clean the area. The local businesses come out to thank us.
  • July 19 at 9:22 PM
    Public Transit is sustainable. The buses and trains make a afternoon commute after work “quiet.” With the increase in ridership, a lot of city entities and bus companies are expanding services in many areas to give more people access to use public transit. The bus fare cards use to be made from plastic and now they are moving away from that to...
  • July 19 at 7:13 PM
    Even though I'm usually very aware and pro-active about avoiding plastic use, of course there's still plastic in my life. But checking in daily here has made me much more aware of that plastic -- and even if I haven't yet eliminated ALL of the plastic, it certainly makes me more cognizant...
  • July 19 at 5:00 PM
    Canned drinks, straws, and plastic water bottles! ALL A BIG NO!!
  • July 19 at 4:58 PM
    I tend to keep things too long after they expire, but I will keep a more mindful eye on this now!
  • July 19 at 4:25 PM
    Today I recycled plastic, aluminum cans and glass bottles.
  • July 19 at 4:17 PM
    Using a needle takes time, however the end result is satisfying.
  • July 19 at 3:24 PM
    It's not easy to convince people to change products especially beauty products so I like to give gifts from companies that I support like small business, owned by people of color, non-toxic and sustainable. Let the products and the company speak for themselves.

246 Team Members

Recently active team members
  • July 20, 2024
    Completed More Than One Daily Action on 7/20/24
    + 10
  • July 20, 2024
    Completed More Than One Daily Action on 7/20/24
    + 10
  • July 20, 2024
    Completed More Than One Daily Action on 7/20/24
    + 10
  • July 19, 2024
    Answered a Reflection Question
    + 15
  • July 19, 2024
    Completed Beginner One-Time Action
    + 15
  • July 20, 2024
    Completed Advanced One-Time Action
    + 35
  • July 20, 2024
    Completed Actions Assessment
    + 5
  • July 19, 2024
    Completed Advanced One-Time Action
    + 35
  • July 20, 2024
    Completed More Than One Daily Action on 7/20/24
    + 10
  • July 19, 2024
    Posted to Your Feed
    + 5

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