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Friday, July 1, 2022 — 8:00 AM to Sunday, July 31, 2022 — 11:59 PM EDT

Plastic Free July promoThis month of July, Plant Operations - Environmental Services have teamed up with the Sustainability Office to highlight a Plastic-Free July. To do so, we welcome the University community to take the Plastic Free Pledge!

The goal of the pledge is to comit to reducing your plastic waste consumption and recycle as much as possible. By taking the pledge, your are comitting to try and reduce your plastic consumption at much as possible!

Each week, take part in fun activities and challenges shared through our social media accounts. Activities include word searches, crosswords and more!

Stay tuned at @uwsustainable across all platforms!

Take the Plastic-Free Pledge Today!

Are you ready to take the Pledge?

Simply, fill-out the pledge form and comitt to reducing your plastic for the month of July. We know this pledge can be super challenging, check out our tips below and follow us on social media @uwsustainable for tips on how to reduce your plastic consumption habits.

BONUS: Share your progress on social media using #UWPlasticFreeJuly

Prizes

Everyone who makes the pledge will be entered for a chance to win a prize!

Prizes include: 1 of 10, $10.00 WAT Card Top Offs

Tips for Reducing Plastic Consumption

We know it is very difficult to completely stop using all types of plastic. Below are some helpful tips you can use to try and reduce plastic use in your life!

  • Use a reusable coffee mug
  • Use a reusable bag when shopping
  • Use an eco-container at the University
  • Buy second-hand first
  • Shop at a bulk store
  • Go to a zero waste store!

More tips will be shared through our social media accounts. Check out our activities in the upcoming weeks.

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