October 2 - October 23, 2019

Carmen Ramirez

HP PUERTO RICO

"Ecochallenge changes minds."

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 1,729 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    23
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    1
    community events
    hosted or attended
  • up to
    11
    pounds
    food waste prevented
  • up to
    6
    conversations
    with people
  • up to
    330
    minutes
    spent learning
  • up to
    3
    trees
    planted
  • up to
    1
    waste audits
    conducted
  • up to
    1,107
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    66
    zero-waste meals
    consumed

Challenges

Energy

Install Alternative Energy

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

Completed
One-Time Challenge

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

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 Challenge

Simplicity

Track my Purchases

I will spend 15 minutes each day maintaining a record of all my purchases and learning about my spending habits.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY CHALLENGES

Simplicity

Needs Vs. Wants

I will adopt a "Needs Vs. Wants" approach and only buy things I need.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY CHALLENGES

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

Nature

Tend a Garden

I will tend to a garden each day, or work on starting one.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY CHALLENGES

Nature

Plant Trees

I will plant 3 tree(s) in my community, public parks, or backyard.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Community

Host a House Party

I will host a house party with 6 friends and/or colleagues to watch a movie or present a guest speaker on an environmental issue that matters to me.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

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

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

Reduce refined sugar

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

COMPLETED 0
DAILY CHALLENGES

Food

Zero-Waste Cooking

I will cook 3 meal(s) with zero-waste each day

COMPLETED 0
DAILY CHALLENGES

Energy

Upgrade Heating & Cooling Units

I will replace inefficient heating and cooling units.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Waste

Personal Waste Audit

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

Completed
One-Time Challenge

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