July 1 - July 31, 2018

Heaven Thomas

Zooie Zero Wasters

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 982 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    50
    pieces of litter
    picked up
  • up to
    1
    community events
    hosted or attended
  • up to
    11
    zero-waste meals
    consumed
  • up to
    17
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    20
    minutes
    spent learning

Challenges

Food

Use Reusable Bags

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

COMPLETED 11 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

Lifestyle

Compost Pet Waste

I will spend 20 minutes learning how to compost pet waste at home or research pet waste composting services available in my area.

Completed
One-Time 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 17 OF 31
DAILY 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

Food

Start Composting

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

Completed
One-Time Challenge

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 11 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

Community

Keep My Community Clean

I will pick up 2 piece(s) of litter each day.

COMPLETED 25 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

Food

Buy Unpackaged Produce

I will purchase produce items without plastic packaging.

COMPLETED 1 OF 31
DAILY CHALLENGE

Personal Care

Pearly Whites

I will purchase toothpaste in an aluminum tube or in a glass jar or make my own!

Completed
One-Time 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

Food

Plant a Garden

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

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Feed


  • Heaven Thomas 7/17/2018 2:22 PM
    Got a little glass jar of toothpaste in the mail today. One step closer to a plastic-free bathroom.

  • Heaven Thomas 7/14/2018 4:55 PM
    Beach cleanup with some of my fellow AAZK members today. Feels great to be doing such great things with great people.

  • Heaven Thomas 7/10/2018 4:16 AM
    Starting a garden at the zoo with our green team. Any suggestions on what we should grow?

  • Heaven Thomas 6/12/2018 3:59 PM
    I'm so excited to learn about all the ways I can start becoming more eco friendly. This is the perfect opportunity to help me be more self-aware of my daily impact on the earth.