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Connie Langheinrich

Eden Prairie Life

"I will make more homemade cleaning products."

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 150 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    7
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    1
    pounds
    waste avoided
  • up to
    2
    pounds
    waste recycled

Connie's Actions

At Home

Decorating new home

Buying used furniture instead of new

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

At Home

Shop Used

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

COMPLETED 0
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

At Home

Avoid Harmful Plastics

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

COMPLETED 0
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.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

At Home

Ditch the Disposable Cleaning Wipes

I will replace my disposable cleaning wipes with a reusable brush or cloth.

Completed
One-Time Action

At Home

Make Green Cleaners

I will make  2 of my own cleaning products (cleaners, detergents, soaps) instead of buying them in new spray bottles each time.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

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 0
DAILY ACTIONS

At Home

Recycle Plastic Bags

Instead of trashing them, I will recycle 2 plastic bags by bringing them to a drop-off.

COMPLETED 2
DAILY ACTIONS

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  • Reflection Question
    At Home Recycle Plastic Bags
    Has separating your plastic bags for recycling helped you identify how you might reduce how many you have? What are you doing differently now?

    Connie Langheinrich's avatar
    Connie Langheinrich 2/17/2021 11:26 AM
    I take my reusable shopping bags to grocery store & also some plastic bags to use again for produce. Also have a mesh bag for produce  

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    Connie Langheinrich 2/05/2021 2:53 PM
    Use my old plastic bags to line trash can. Take my reusable bags for groceries. 

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    Connie Langheinrich 2/01/2021 2:32 PM
    I buy meat products and have them wrapped in paper from the butcher whenever possible.