July 1 - July 31, 2020
July 1 - July 31, 2020

Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium

Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium

Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium is ready to make a difference by reducing our plastic consumption!

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 8,838 Total

Team Impact

  • up to
    3
    community events
    hosted or attended
  • up to
    124
    disposable cups
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    2
    documentaries
    watched
  • up to
    9
    conversations
    with people
  • up to
    686
    minutes
    spent learning
  • up to
    304
    pieces of litter
    picked up
  • up to
    13
    petitions
    signed
  • up to
    180
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    255
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    187
    pieces of plastic cutlery
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    132
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    2
    waste audits
    conducted
  • up to
    40
    zero-waste meals
    consumed

Team Feed

Recent updates from this team
  • July 30 at 1:09 PM
    This is the BEST plastic-free change I have ever made!! I save so much money not purchasing one-time use products and it's so much more comfortable. I recommend it to anyone who hasn't made the switch!!
  • July 30 at 1:06 PM
    I love refillable travel containers for a few reasons - I can bring my favorite products, don't have to spend money on travel-sized brands, and I don't have to worry about being over the volume limit when flying!
  • July 30 at 12:57 PM
    I used to have 2-week lenses and now have lenses that last 1 month.. which means less waste! I also signed up for the contact lens recycling program. Unfortunately, it looks like they only accept their brand lenses :( I'm going to look into this more and see if they will accept other brands. 
  • July 27 at 9:08 AM
    Switching to the Diva Cup will help me save money in the long run for more than one reason. The first reason would be because I am not buying boxes of tampons anymore and creating waste. The second reason is that I wont be spending money on an expensive vet bill because my dog decided to get into my bathroom trash and eat all of my used...
  • July 27 at 9:05 AM
    My pet is awesome because of all the adventures he will go on with me. But. that. HAIR. omg the back of my car is always COVERED in dog hair. I have tried multiple ways to get the hair out and a rubber glove gets most of it out, but not all because it is almost like it is sewn into the fabric. However, at home the rubber glove works well.
  • July 27 at 6:26 AM
    This can be quite challenging since most of our food supplies are packaged in plastic, even some fruits and veggies! I always avoid any produce wrapped in plastic and choose the unwrapped alternatives. For things that there are no alternatives, I reuse the plastic containers as tupperware storage. 

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Competitions

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Challenger: Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium Volunteers Challenger Team Members: 16 Challenger Points: 2194 Winning?: VS. Challenged: Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium Challenged Team Members: 45 Challenged Points: 8838 Winning?: