July 1 - July 31, 2018

Kimberly Ludwig

Houston Zoo Team

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 342 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    12
    pieces of litter
    picked up
  • up to
    1
    documentaries
    watched
  • up to
    4
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    90
    minutes
    spent learning

Challenges

Create Your Own

getting family involved

I will encourage my family to make one or two small changes to their daily lives in order to help them start thinking about using less single use plastic.

Uncompleted
Create Your Own Challenge

Lifestyle

Watch a Documentary

I will watch a documentary film about waste with family and friends and talk about what we learned.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Lifestyle

Support a Sharing Economy

I will create or support a sharing economy with family, friends, and neighbors.

COMPLETED 4 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

Community

Raise Money For a Nonprofit

I will raise money to support a nonprofit dedicated to plastic pollution reduction.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Community

Share My Actions

I will make my environmental actions visible by posting to my social media networks.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Community

Keep My Community Clean

I will pick up 3 piece(s) of litter each day.

COMPLETED 4 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

Personal Care

That Was a Close Shave

I will replace my disposable razors with steel razors. Why not try using hair conditioner instead of shaving foam for that baby smooth feel?

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Personal Care

Brusha Brusha Brusha

I will replace my plastic toothbrush with a bamboo toothbrush.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Personal Care

Lather Up

I will replace my soaps, shampoos, and conditions with either a bar or refillable option.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Personal Care

Just Say No

I will avoid buying toxic plastics, including polycarbonate, polystyrene and polyvinyl.

COMPLETED 4 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

Food

Minimize Packaging

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

COMPLETED 4 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

Food

Buy Unpackaged Produce

I will purchase produce items without plastic packaging.

COMPLETED 4 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

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 4 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

Feed


  • Kimberly Ludwig 7/31/2018 2:53 PM
    Last day, I'm pledging to keep being inspired by those around me to keep up my new habits

  • Kimberly Ludwig 7/30/2018 10:28 AM
    Got reusable Togo container

  • Kimberly Ludwig 7/22/2018 2:16 PM
    Used screws instead of zipties for perching

  • Kimberly Ludwig 7/21/2018 3:14 PM
    I have been trying to make better choices in my day to day life in regards to single use plastics. I have remembered my reusable straw, my shower routine is entirely plastic free and once I need a new toothbrush, it will be bamboo.