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July 1 - July 31, 2020

Virginia Zooper Stars

Virginia Zoo

The Virginia Zoological Park is committed to saving and protecting the world’s wildlife by inspiring a passion for nature and taking conservation action at home and around the world.

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Team Impact

  • up to
    1
    community events
    hosted or attended
  • up to
    224
    disposable cups
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    1
    documentaries
    watched
  • up to
    95
    minutes
    spent learning
  • up to
    430
    pieces of litter
    picked up
  • up to
    148
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    234
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    272
    pieces of plastic cutlery
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    141
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    3
    hours
    volunteered
  • up to
    1
    waste audits
    conducted
  • up to
    23
    zero-waste meals
    consumed

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  • July 29 at 1:46 PM
    Stay strong 💪. And keep up the great work.
  • July 29 at 8:42 AM
    Social media is probably the #1 method of communication today. For example, I have many friends on Facebook - some close, some old, some that I'm friends with because we know of each other or share interesting things online. If I want to share something important to me, a broad variety of people will see it.
  • July 29 at 8:40 AM
    Bars last so much longer than liquids and of course are plastic free. The products I use from Ethique have been my go-to for 3 years now and my hair and skin are so healthy whereas I use to have problems in the past with other brands in bottles.
  • July 29 at 8:39 AM
    I've been using Ethique's bar shampoo, conditioner and soap for awhile, and have their bamboo bar holder that has a lid which is perfect for traveling. I just put them in my reusable water-proof "shower" bag and pack them in my suitcase. I've persuaded my mother-in-law to try the bars and she likes them.
  • July 29 at 8:36 AM
    At the beginning of quarantine, before we were officially placed on lockdown I had an idea that I wanted to start a garden at home. It's so much nicer just being able to walk out into my yard and pick a cucumber, pepper or tomato. Not only was I safer not having to go to the store, but no gas was used to transport the produce.
  • July 29 at 8:31 AM
    I wrote a blog for work a few years ago announcing our plans to go straw free and the news picked it up! In the blog, I mentioned that we had reusable souvenir straws available and because people love swag from their favorite places they seemed more than eager to help the earth just to get a cool straw. I think Greta Thunberg becoming a popular...

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