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April 3 - April 24, 2019
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Sherri Ramos

Comerica Bank

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 332 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    28
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    108
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    20
    minutes
    spent learning

Sherri's Actions

Materials

Eliminate Toxic Plastics

#47 Bioplastic

I will avoid buying toxic plastics, including polycarbonate, polystyrene and polyvinyl and instead replace them with bioplastic or durable options.

COMPLETED 14
DAILY ACTIONS

Food

Learn the Truth About Expiration Dates

#3 Reduced Food Waste

I will spend at least 20 minutes learning how to differentiate between sell by, use by, and best by dates.

Completed
One-Time Action

Materials

Mulch the Base of Trees and Plants

#46 Water Saving - Home

I will prevent water runoff and increase absorbency by mulching the base of trees and plants in my yard.

Completed
One-Time Action

Materials

Fix Leaky Faucets

#46 Water Saving - Home

I will fix faucets or report leaky faucets to facilities that have been wasting up to 9 gallons (34 L) of water per faucet every day.

Completed
One-Time Action

Materials

Recycle Everything I Can

#55 Household Recycling

I will recycle all materials that are accepted by local haulers or drop stations in my community.

COMPLETED 14
DAILY ACTIONS

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  • Reflection Question
    Food Learn the Truth About Expiration Dates
    How does knowing the difference between use by, sell by, and best by dates empower you to make better decisions?

    Sherri Ramos's avatar
    Sherri Ramos 4/18/2019 10:19 AM
    While I don't simply go by the 'use by' date to determine if food is good/bad, having more information on these dates will help cut down on food waste going forward.