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July 1 - July 31, 2020

Philadelphia Office


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  • 6,003 Total

Team Impact

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    community events
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    disposable cups
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    spent learning
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    plastic bottles
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    plastic containers
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    pieces of plastic cutlery
    not sent to the landfill
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    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill
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    zero-waste meals

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  • July 30 at 6:07 AM
    There is SO MUCH! Those plastic bags used for produce are usually used by everyone. And I'm noticing in a lot of the items I buy, they have multiple sets of plastic wrapping. It's just unnecessary and I have ordered reusable produce bags for my shopping trips now. i also take reusable bags for all my groceries when I can.
  • July 30 at 6:05 AM
    I didn't realize how many restaurants and fast food places don't ask about a straw, they just give them. I understand they want to give good customer service, but I think it would make them seem more conscious about the environment if they at least asked.
  • July 30 at 5:48 AM
    Bring reusable bags that you use on multiple trips, consider going no bag at all, consider using a new product like bees wax paper.
  • July 30 at 5:47 AM
    I watched the documentary called Trashed, lead by actor Jeremy Irons. When discussing with my family, most of them didn't realize that all these "beautiful places" like our deep oceans that have all this junk in them because people just aren't conscious about their use of plastic and how much waste they are producing. The documentary...
  • July 29 at 6:40 AM
    in the U.S., plastic seems to equate to "sterile" and thus we often expect our produce to be wrapped.  Packaging also probably helps to keep it from moving around during shipment, thus preventing bruising.  If we started to accept slightly bruised and less than perfect produce, it would help to reduce the need to package... Also buy...
  • July 27 at 7:09 AM
    we had a small graduation party for my daughter but couldn't get away from the plastic utensils... especially given the current hyper-sensitivity to germs and sharing.  Any suggestions for alternatives?

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