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October 7 - October 28, 2020
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Cecilio Lebron

HP PUERTO RICO

"Perhaps the COVID Pandemic stop us, we can improve our lives."

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 214 This Week
  • 1,787 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    1,468
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    1
    community events
    hosted or attended
  • up to
    7
    pounds
    food waste prevented
  • up to
    4
    conversations
    with people
  • up to
    55
    minutes
    spent learning
  • up to
    43
    locally sourced meals
    consumed
  • up to
    2
    trees
    planted
  • up to
    22
    pounds
    waste composted
  • up to
    911
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    2
    water collection systems
    installed
  • up to
    43
    zero-waste meals
    consumed

Cecilio 's Actions

Waste

Compost Food Waste

Do at Home

I will avoid sending up to .69 lbs (.31 kg) of food waste to the landfill each day by composting my food or learning how to.

COMPLETED 22
DAILY ACTIONS

Food

Locally-Sourced Meals

Do at Home

I will source 2 meal(s) each day from local producers.

COMPLETED 21
DAILY ACTIONS

Waste

Carry my Trash

Do at Home

I will carry all of my unrecyclable, non-compostable trash with me to raise my awareness of how much I send to the landfill.

COMPLETED 22
DAILY ACTIONS

Water

Collect Rain Water

Do at Home

I will create a rain garden or bioswale or use rain barrels to collect water for outdoor watering needs.

Completed
One-Time Action

Water

Ditch the Lawn

Do at Home

I will replace my lawn with a drought-tolerant landscape and save the water, money, and time I used to spend cutting the grass.

Completed
One-Time Action

Water

Insulate Water Pipes and Water Heater

Do at Home

I will avoid wasting water while waiting for the shower or sink to heat up.

Completed
One-Time Action

Water

Install a Low-Flow Showerhead

Do at Home

I will save up to 15 gallons (56 L) of water a day by installing a low-flow showerhead.

Completed
One-Time Action

Water

Install a Toilet Tank Bank

Do at Home

I will reduce the amount of water flushed and save up to 11 gallons (41 L) of water each day by installing a toilet tank bank.

Completed
One-Time Action

Water

Eco-Friendly Gardening

Do at Home

I will plant native species, landscape with water-efficient plants, and use eco-friendly fertilizers.

Completed
One-Time Action

Nature

Forage for My Food

Do at Home

I will use the resources below to find where I can forage for my own food locally.

Completed
One-Time Action

Nature

Plant Trees

Do at Home

I will plant 2 tree(s) in my community, public parks, or backyard.

Completed
One-Time Action

Community

Host a Watch Party

Do at Home

I will host a watch party to screen a documentary about an issue that matters to me.

Completed
One-Time Action

Energy

Upgrade My Windows

Do at Home

I will upgrade the windows or weatherstripping in my home or office to reduce air leaks and save on energy costs.

Completed
One-Time Action

Energy

Upgrade Heating & Cooling Units

Do at Home

I will replace inefficient heating and cooling units with energy saving units.

Completed
One-Time Action

Energy

Replace Manual Thermostats

Do at Home

I will replace manual thermostats with programmable ones.

Completed
One-Time Action

Energy

Install Alternative Energy

Do at Home

I will install an alternative energy system, such as solar electric systems or solar water heaters.

Completed
One-Time Action

Energy

Choose Clean/Renewable Energy

Do at Home

I will sign up for my utility company's clean/renewable energy option.

Completed
One-Time Action

Transportation

Car Share

I will sign up for a car-sharing service, or organize car sharing with my neighbors, to cut down on the number of vehicles on the road.

Completed
One-Time Action

Transportation

Improve a Bus Stop

I will improve a bus stop in my neighborhood by posting the stop schedule, adding seating or shelter, adding art or flowers, picking up litter, or some other small improvement.

Completed
One-Time Action

Transportation

Stay on the Ground

Do at Home

Instead of traveling by plane, I will find an alternative way to accomplish the goals of an upcoming trip (i.e. telepresence, vacation locally).

Completed
One-Time Action

Health

Take Control

Do at Home

Both systemic and personal sustainability are important! I will develop a plan with my medical professionals to achieve my best health and live my life to the fullest.

Completed
One-Time Action

Food

Zero-Waste Cooking

Do at Home

I will cook 2 meal(s) with zero-waste each day.

COMPLETED 22
DAILY ACTIONS

Food

Meet My Local Farmers

I will visit my nearest farm to find out who produces my food, and will learn about the quality of life of those around the world who produce my food in order to make better choices when I shop.

Completed
One-Time Action

Waste

Launch a Recycling Program

I will start a recycling program at my workplace or school. If a recycling program exists, I will advocate for ways to improve and expand it.

Completed
One-Time Action

Action Track: Healing and Renewal

Forgiveness

Do at Home

I will begin, or continue, on the journey of forgiving myself and/or other(s). I may do this through journaling, meditation, prayer, and/or talking with a licensed healthcare professional.

Completed
One-Time Action

Action Track: Justice for the Whole Community

Support Businesses Owned by People of Color

Do at Home

Racial inequity is both a sustainability and justice problem. I will support businesses owned by people of color in my community whenever I shop.

COMPLETED 22
DAILY ACTIONS

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  • Cecilio  Lebron's avatar
    Cecilio Lebron 10/28/2020 5:52 AM
    Stay foraging for your food.

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    Cecilio Lebron 10/27/2020 5:14 AM
    I have had the opportunity to read to gain knowledge of sustainability.

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    Cecilio Lebron 10/26/2020 5:56 AM
    The earth thanks us for returning its nutrients through composting.

  • Cecilio  Lebron's avatar
    Cecilio Lebron 10/25/2020 6:13 PM
    I like composting at home to fertilize my garden.

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    Cecilio Lebron 10/24/2020 8:46 PM
    I'm buying now in a grocery store owned by a color person.

  • Cecilio  Lebron's avatar
    Cecilio Lebron 10/23/2020 6:26 AM
    I think virtual meetings are reducing traveling and air pollutants emissions.
  • Reflection Question
    Transportation Stay on the Ground
    What was your process like for restructuring your trip? How can you avoid more air travel in the future?

    Cecilio  Lebron's avatar
    Cecilio Lebron 10/23/2020 6:24 AM
    We currently work from home and it is not necessary to travel since we do virtual meetings.
  • Reflection Question
    Transportation Improve a Bus Stop
    How can you advocate for transportation systems which minimize environmental impact while also meeting human needs?

    Cecilio  Lebron's avatar
    Cecilio Lebron 10/23/2020 6:21 AM
    We can explore the possibility of purchasing an electric car when it is necessary to buy a new car.

  • Cecilio  Lebron's avatar
    Cecilio Lebron 10/22/2020 11:52 AM
    Making homemade compost is an ideal activity for the whole family, a perfect way to bring nature closer to the little ones in the house, to transmit values of responsible consumption

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    Cecilio Lebron 10/21/2020 6:08 AM
    Composting is beneficious to return nutrients to the soil and to do not overfill landfills.