More plastics

Some uses of plastic today:

Work Chair (5 hours), had for 7 years

Ice Cube tray (throughout day), had for 12 years

Headphones (3 hours), had for 6 months

shampoo bottle (10 minutes), had for 3 months

Remote control (1 hour), had for 2 years

Gummy candy bag (30 min)

Straw (1 hour)

2 Plastic bags (5 minutes carrying groceries home). Same two bags reused for cat litter disposal (10 minutes).

Mixing bowls (1 hour), had for 2 years

Variety of condiment and oil bottles, had for 1 week – 1 year

Spatula (10 min), had for 3 years

Cutting board (10 min), had for 3 years

1 Plastic sandwich bag (1-2 days sitting in my fridge).

Saran wrap (up to 3 days in fridge)

1 tupperware (up to 3 days in fridge), had for 4 years

One aspect of my life I can’t imagine without plastic:

Cooking. I’m amazed/appalled by how many plastics I’ve used in preparing/cleaning up after my dinner tonight.

By Jen

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