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the scourge of plastic bottles

No Recycling in the Garbage

I pledge not to throw any recyclable or redeemable items in the garbage whether at home, at work ...
garbage disposal

Remove Your Garbage Disposal

I pledge to remove my in-sink garbage disposal because food scraps should never go down the drain. I ...
zero waste events

Plan Zero Waste Events

I pledge to plan zero waste events that rely on washing and reusing everything, composting food waste, and ...
beer bottles

Redeem Deposit Containers

I pledge to redeem all deposit bottles and cans I buy, or otherwise use, at redemption centers to ...
Scout-Cellar clean-crafted wines

Drink Sustainable Wine

I pledge to only buy and serve sustainable wine, which means wine made from organically or biodynamically grown ...
glass food jar

BYO Takeout Container

I pledge to go zero waste takeout by bringing my own reusable container and will inform the restaurant ...
food storage tin

No Single-Use Food Storage Bags

I pledge to not buy any single-use food storage bags to help transition to a plastic-free lifestyle. I ...
lemons loose

Buy Plastic-Free Produce

I pledge to not buy any produce packaged in plastic mesh or plastic clam shells, or wrapped in ...
reuse aluminum foil

Reuse Aluminum Foil

I pledge to reuse aluminum foil by washing it - soaking if necessary to soften baked-on food - ...
beeswax food wrap

No Plastic Food Wrap

I pledge to not buy plastic food wrap since it's not recyclable and is made from petroleum, which ...

No Palm Oil

I pledge to not purchase anything made with palm oil, including food and cosmetics. I will read labels ...
zero waste gift

Zero Waste Gifts

I pledge to not buy plastic gifts or trinkets that don't have value beyond the day's celebration. Instead ...
heirloom_tomatoes

Buy Local Food First

I pledge to make a farm or farmers market my first choice for eating in season and living ...
rotten lemon

Cut Food Waste by 50%

I pledge to cut my food waste by 50% by better managing the food I buy, consume, freeze, ...
reusable produce bag

No Single-Use Produce Bags

I pledge to not use or accept any single-use produce bags even if they're labeled compostable or biodegradable. ...
Shearwater Airscape

Organic, Fair-Trade Coffee Package-Free

I pledge to buy organic, Fair-Trade coffee package-free by purchasing loose coffee and bringing my own container to ...
food scraps

Compost All Food Waste

I pledge to be a zero food waste household by composting all of my food waste. Typically home ...
single-use coffee cup

No Single-Use Coffee Cups

I pledge not to accept, buy or distribute single-use coffee cups. Instead I will carry my own reusable ...
metal coffee filter

No Paper Coffee Filters

I will not buy or use paper coffee filters because they are single use and create daily waste. ...
reusable cutlery

Carry Your Own Cutlery

I will not purchase, accept or distribute plastic or other single-use cutlery. Instead I will carry my own ...
organic climate victory garden

Grow a Climate Victory Garden

I will grow an organic climate victory garden at my home, community garden plot, school garden or workplace. ...
single serve packaged snack

No Single Serve Packaged Food

I pledge to not buy any single serve or travel size packaged food products unless it's an emergency ...
styrofoam container

No Styrofoam

I pledge to not buy any food and beverages packaged or served in styrofoam containers (expanded polystrene foam). ...
no plastic straws

No Plastic Straws

I pledge to not accept, buy or distribute single-use or heavy-weight reusable plastic straws. I pledge to use ...
plastic-bottle

No Plastic Bottled Water

I pledge to not accept, buy or give out plastic bottled water unless it's an emergency. I will ...