July 1 - July 31, 2018
Missing

Denise Hill-Fox (I)

Toronto Zoo

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 163 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    3
    pieces of plastic cutlery
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    1
    zero-waste meals
    consumed
  • up to
    1
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    2
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill

Challenges

Default food

Food

Start Composting

I will start a compost collection at home, work, or school.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Default food

Food

Shop the Bulk Bins

I will purchase dry goods from the bulk section of my grocery store, and use my own containers to do so.

COMPLETED 1 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

Default food

Food

Visit the Butcher

I will purchase meats and cheeses from the deli counter or a butcher shop, and use my own containers to do so.

COMPLETED 1 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

Default food

Food

Use Reusable Bags

I will not accept any disposable bags when making purchases, including produce bags.

COMPLETED 1 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

Default food

Food

Buy Unpackaged Produce

I will purchase produce items without plastic packaging.

COMPLETED 1 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

Default food

Food

Minimize Packaging

I will purchase food items with the least amount of packaging.

COMPLETED 1 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

Default food

Food

Advocate For More Food Packaging Options

I will advocate for alternatives to single use packaging at local grocery stores, markets, or work.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Default food

Food

Use Reusable Containers

I will only use reusable containers instead of single-use plastic storage items (such as plastic wrap, single-use sandwich bags).

COMPLETED 1 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

Default food

Food

Cook a Zero-Plastic Waste Meal

I will prepare 1 meal(s) at home each day without using any items packaged in single-use plastic.

COMPLETED 1 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

Default food

Food

Use Reusable Utensils

I will keep 3 plastic cutlery out of the landfill per day by using my own reusable cutlery.

COMPLETED 1 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

Default food

Food

Takeout Pro

I will use my own containers when ordering takeout.

COMPLETED 1 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

Default food

Food

Skip the Straw

I will keep 1 plastic straw(s) out of the landfill per day by refusing straws or using my own glass/metal straw.

COMPLETED 1 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

Feed


  • Denise Hill-Fox (I) 8/07/2018 11:40 AM
    I spread the word! I told the cashier at each store I visited that it was Plastic-Free July when I handed them my reusable bags.

  • Denise Hill-Fox (I) 7/17/2018 8:56 AM
    Look for "cover blubber" -- it's a great alternative to plastic wrap. And kids love using it because it's so squishy!