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Alyssa Sanden

TrashTalk MN

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 303 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    0
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    1
    documentaries
    watched
  • up to
    95
    minutes
    spent learning
  • up to
    0
    pounds
    packaging waste avoided

Alyssa's Actions

Food

Shop the Bulk Bins

I will purchase 4 products from the bulk section of a grocery store using my own containers.

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

Pets

Clean Up Pet Hair with Reusables

I will use a a reusable lint brush or vacuum to remove pet hair from clothes, carpets, and furniture.

COMPLETED 6
DAILY ACTIONS

Food

Make Your Own

I will try 1 new recipe(s) or food preparation method(s), such as canning, pickling, making yogurt, or baking granola bars or bread.

COMPLETED 1
DAILY ACTION

At Home

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

Community

Estimate Your Plastic Footprint

I will complete a plastic consumption calculator to learn about my plastic footprint.

Completed
One-Time Action

At Home

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

Community

Share My Actions

I will make my low-waste actions visible by posting to my social media networks.

Completed
One-Time Action

Feed

  • Reflection Question
    At Home Reuse Trash Bags Instead of Purchasing New
    What are some of the challenges or benefits you have experienced using reused bags instead of a bag purposely designed to hold trash?

    Alyssa Sanden's avatar
    Alyssa Sanden 2/16/2021 4:52 PM
    The sizing of each bag made it challenging, but we made it work no matter how large or small the bag was!