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Juliet Boyd

Plastic Free New Orleans

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 1,415 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    1
    documentaries
    watched
  • up to
    105
    minutes
    spent learning
  • up to
    151
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    172
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    191
    pieces of plastic cutlery
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    100
    hours
    volunteered
  • up to
    1
    waste audits
    conducted

Juliet's Actions

Community

Volunteer in my Community

I will volunteer 100 hour(s) in my community.

Completed
One-Time Action

Personal Care

Brusha Brusha Brusha

I will replace my plastic toothbrush with a bamboo toothbrush.

Completed
One-Time Action

Food

Start Composting

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

Completed
One-Time Action

Food

Use Reusable Water Bottles

I will use a reusable bottle and stop purchasing bottled water, saving 6 disposable plastic bottle(s) a day.

COMPLETED 24
DAILY ACTIONS

Family

Swap the Snacks

I will swap out 5 prepackaged snacks a day for fresh fruits or veggies.

COMPLETED 23
DAILY ACTIONS

Food

Use Reusable Utensils

I will keep 7 plastic cutlery out of the landfill per day by using my own reusable cutlery.

COMPLETED 23
DAILY ACTIONS

Food

Plant a Garden

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

Completed
One-Time Action

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 27
DAILY ACTIONS

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 Action

Personal Care

Lather Up

I will replace my soaps, shampoos, and conditions with either a bar or refillable option.

Completed
One-Time Action

Family

Discover Together

I will spend 15 minutes educating my family on the basics of living a reduced/no-plastic lifestyle.

Completed
One-Time Action

Pets

All Natural Pet Toys

I will give my pets natural alternatives to toys like femur bones and antlers, canvas, natural rubber, hemp, rope or cotton toys. Or I will make our own toys from recycled items found in our home!

Completed
One-Time Action

Family

Plastic Free Lunch Boxes

I will only pack reusable cutlery, drinkware and tupperware-like containers in my children's lunches to reduce plastic waste.

COMPLETED 30
DAILY ACTIONS

Family

Glass Bottle Baby

I will replace 7 plastic bottles with glass or stainless steel alternatives.

Completed
One-Time Action

Lifestyle

Complete a Waste Audit

I will conduct a waste audit - including recyclables and compost - to understand how much waste I create and where I can reduce the most.

Completed
One-Time Action

Create Your Own Action

Glass art

My goal is to help reduce the amount of glass throw away by reusing and repurposing the glass. I will reuse the glass for art, jars, vases, etc. I picked this because there always seems to be extra glass in my house that’s going to be thrown away.

COMPLETED 20
DAILY ACTIONS

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    Juliet Boyd 7/31/2019 6:35 AM
    So does this stop tomorrow; or can you continue to use the plastic free thing?

    • Jamie Broussard's avatar
      Jamie Broussard 7/31/2019 11:34 AM
      The EcoChallenge platform will no longer be active, but you absolutely can keep up the great work!

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    Juliet Boyd 7/30/2019 11:59 AM

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    Juliet Boyd 7/29/2019 10:15 AM
    This is zippy!

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    Juliet Boyd 7/28/2019 5:30 AM
    Look how handsome he is!

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    Juliet Boyd 7/27/2019 7:14 AM
    This is Velma Tinkley; she’s Tinkley not Dinkley because she tinkles all over my house.

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    Juliet Boyd 7/27/2019 7:13 AM

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    Juliet Boyd 7/26/2019 4:38 PM
    We’re officially volunteers!!!!!!! I’m so happy!!!! Thanks so much to the training team, Ms Shelley, anfd everyone who used their time to tech us!! 

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    Juliet Boyd 7/25/2019 8:02 PM
    Tomorrow is our last day of training and if just like to say thanks soooo much to everyone who put their own time into training us!!!!!! I really really loved it!!!!

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    Juliet Boyd 7/24/2019 2:46 PM
    I hope everyone is coming to see straws!!!!!!!

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    Juliet Boyd 7/23/2019 8:11 PM
    I really hope lots of people come and see straws!! Cause I kinda feel like they don’t actually realize the massive size of the plastic straw issue!