July 1 - July 31, 2018

Alexis Scoon

Vancouver Aquarium

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 1,923 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    26
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    14
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    19
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    1
    community events
    hosted or attended
  • up to
    90
    minutes
    spent learning
  • up to
    1
    petitions
    signed
  • up to
    36
    disposable cups
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    57
    pieces of litter
    picked up
  • up to
    1
    documentaries
    watched

Challenges

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

Community

Sign a Petition

I will sign a petition in support of a plastic-related initiative in my state/province.

COMPLETED 1 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

Create Your Own

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Uncompleted
Create Your Own Challenge

Lifestyle

Homemade Cleaners

I will make my own cleaning products at home.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Lifestyle

Naked Bins

I will either line my trash cans with repurposed newspaper or paper bags, or I will not line my trash cans at all.

COMPLETED 15 OF 31
DAILY 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

Food

Use a Reusable Mug

I will avoid sending 3 disposable cup(s) to the landfill per day by using a reusable mug.

COMPLETED 12 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

Community

Share My Actions

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

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Community

Join a Cleanup Effort

I will host or participate in a beach, highway, river, or other cleanup effort in my community.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Community

Keep My Community Clean

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

COMPLETED 19 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

Just Say No

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

COMPLETED 8 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

Food

Use Reusables at Work

I will use reusable dishes and silverware when eating at work.

COMPLETED 14 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

Food

Use Reusable Water Bottles

I will use a reusable bottle and stop purchasing bottled water, saving 1 disposable plastic bottle(s) a day.

COMPLETED 19 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

Food

Start Composting

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

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Food

Use Reusable Bags

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

COMPLETED 10 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

Food

Plant a Garden

I will plant an herb or vegetable garden in my home, workplace, or community garden

Completed
One-Time 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 26 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

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 14 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

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  • Alexis Scoon 7/31/2018 10:30 AM
    I don't know about you, but I can't stop seeing plastic now! I did a mini shoreline cleanup today on Lake Ontario, and a
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    fter only 10 minutes I had all this...

  • Alexis Scoon 7/18/2018 2:55 PM
    Plastic free berry "hunting" (as my 3 year old calls it)!
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  • Alexis Scoon 7/11/2018 11:18 AM
    Did this yesterday... Boathouse mints be gone!

  • Alexis Scoon 7/10/2018 11:22 AM
    Loving Vancouver's new packaging free grocery store! I brought my re-used spice jar, and filled it directly into the jar :) Easy and #plasticwise!
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  • Alexis Scoon 7/04/2018 4:18 PM
    Plasti
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     Plastic Free @ Starbucks - asked for a "for here" cup and brought our own straw! #PFJwithkids #beplasticwise

    • Naki Carter 7/09/2018 10:35 AM
      So awesome Alexis! I love Starbucks (lifeblood) so I'm so glad I can continue to support them!