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MiKayla Handley

Ocean Free

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 516 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    95
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    1
    documentaries
    watched
  • up to
    90
    minutes
    spent learning
  • up to
    18
    pounds
    packaging waste avoided
  • up to
    1
    pounds
    waste avoided
  • up to
    56
    pounds
    waste recycled

MiKayla's Actions

Food

Shop the Bulk Bins

I will purchase 2 products from the bulk section of a grocery store using my own containers.

COMPLETED 15
DAILY ACTIONS

At Home

Choose Natural Clothing Fibers

I will purchase clothing made with natural fibers, such as cotton, linen, or wool, rather than synthetic fibers.

Completed
One-Time Action

At Home

Avoid Harmful Plastics

I will avoid buying toxic plastics, including polyvinyl, polystyrene and polycarbonate (#3,#6 and #7).

COMPLETED 28
DAILY ACTIONS

At Home

Shop Used

I will buy secondhand goods to reduce the demand for new plastic products and avoid packaging.

COMPLETED 28
DAILY ACTIONS

At Home

Reuse Trash Bags Instead of Purchasing New

I will reuse existing bags such as pet food bags, grocery bags, or online shopping bags instead of buying new bags to line my trash containers.

Completed
One-Time Action

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Plan a Garden

I will plan an herb or vegetable garden for next year at my home, workplace, or community garden.

Completed
One-Time Action

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Watch a Documentary

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

Completed
One-Time Action

At Home

Extend the Life of Electronics

Manufacturers want you to replace your phones every year. I will delay replacing my smart phone for 3 years.

Completed
One-Time Action

At Home

Recycle Plastic Bags

Instead of trashing them, I will recycle 1 plastic bags by bringing them to a drop-off.

COMPLETED 28
DAILY ACTIONS

At Home

Recycle Plastic Caps

I will recycle 1 plastic caps by placing them back on the (plastic) bottles before placing them in my recycling bin.

COMPLETED 28
DAILY ACTIONS

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  • MiKayla Handley's avatar
    MiKayla Handley 2/01/2021 7:51 AM
    I already do a lot of recycling, I was hoping to gain some more insight on reducing my waste. 
  • Reflection Question
    At Home Extend the Life of Electronics
    What maintenance steps do you take to keep your electronics in good working order?

    MiKayla Handley's avatar
    MiKayla Handley 2/01/2021 7:50 AM
    I dust them regularly.