October 2 - October 23, 2019

Rita Lebron

HP PUERTO RICO

"My promise is with the environment"

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 1,413 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    15
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    7
    pounds
    food waste prevented
  • up to
    120
    minutes
    spent learning
  • up to
    44
    locally sourced meals
    consumed
  • up to
    1
    public officials or leaders
    contacted
  • up to
    920
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    44
    zero-waste meals
    consumed

Challenges

Water

Install a Low-Flow Showerhead

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

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Energy

Upgrade Heating & Cooling Units

I will replace inefficient heating and cooling units.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Nature

Leave No Trace

I will practice the seven principles of Leave No Trace when doing nature activities alone or with family and friends.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY CHALLENGES

Nature

Forage for My Food

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

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Energy

Install Alternative Energy

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

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Transportation

Advocate for Greener Vehicles

I will spend at least 60 minutes assessing the vehicles used by my company or college and advocate for a purchasing policy focused on fuel-efficient vehicles.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

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 Challenge

Health

Eliminate Toxic Plastics

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

COMPLETED 0
DAILY CHALLENGES

Health

Reduce refined sugar

I will adopt a diet free of refined sugars, which eliminates sweetened beverages, candy, and processed foods.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY CHALLENGES

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 Challenge

Water

Install a Toilet Tank Bank

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 Challenge

Energy

Upgrade My Windows

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

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Energy

Replace Manual Thermostats

I will replace manual thermostats with programmable ones.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Food

Locally-Sourced Meals

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

COMPLETED 0
DAILY CHALLENGES

Food

Zero-Waste Cooking

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

COMPLETED 0
DAILY CHALLENGES

Feed


  • Rita Lebron 10/23/2019 12:57 PM
    My blood sugar still under control.
  • Reflection Question
    Water Install a Low-Flow Showerhead
    How can your region/household prepare for changing water situations in order to become more resilient?

    Rita Lebron 10/22/2019 11:53 AM
    In Guaynabo city we have water tanks as reservoirs to cover water needs during rationing time.

  • Rita Lebron 10/22/2019 11:52 AM
    I'm avoiding plastics and instead replace them with durable options.

  • Rita Lebron 10/21/2019 10:35 AM
    Yesterday during my bike riding my aunt and almost filled a trash bag lifting others trace.

  • Rita Lebron 10/20/2019 3:17 PM
    I'm adding half teaspoon of raw cane sugar to my coffee instead 2 tablespoonful. raw 

  • Rita Lebron 10/19/2019 7:47 PM
    I'm riding bicycle every Sunday.

  • Rita Lebron 10/18/2019 11:39 AM
    I'm riding bicycle during the weekends to do some exercise.

  • Rita Lebron 10/17/2019 11:56 AM
    Remember to carry your trash when leaving the nature areas.

  • Rita Lebron 10/16/2019 11:52 AM
    Why let trace back after you left nature.

  • Rita Lebron 10/15/2019 3:07 PM
    I repeat my veggie stalk puree, because it really tastes delicious.