October 2 - October 23, 2019

Carynel Ramirez

HP PUERTO RICO

"Teaching today for a environmental conscious."

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 1,419 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    15
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    7
    pounds
    food waste prevented
  • up to
    60
    minutes
    spent learning
  • up to
    44
    locally sourced meals
    consumed
  • up to
    1
    public officials or leaders
    contacted
  • up to
    1
    trees
    planted
  • up to
    22
    pounds
    waste composted
  • up to
    374
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    44
    zero-waste meals
    consumed

Challenges

Waste

Compost Food Waste

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 0
DAILY CHALLENGES

Energy

Install Alternative Energy

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

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Energy

Choose Clean/Renewable Energy

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

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

Food

Zero-Waste Cooking

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

COMPLETED 0
DAILY CHALLENGES

Nature

Plant Trees

I will plant 1 tree(s) in my community, public parks, or backyard.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Energy

Upgrade Heating & Cooling Units

I will replace inefficient heating and cooling units.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Energy

Replace Manual Thermostats

I will replace manual thermostats with programmable ones.

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

Waste

Carry my Trash

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 0
DAILY CHALLENGES

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

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

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

Locally-Sourced Meals

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

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

Feed


  • Carynel Ramirez 10/23/2019 12:37 PM
    I will still composting to return nutrients to the soil.
  • Reflection Question
    Waste Carry my Trash
    What one thing could you do right away to reduce your waste?

    Carynel Ramirez 10/22/2019 11:23 AM
    Segregating the trash and recycling everything I can.

  • Carynel Ramirez 10/22/2019 11:21 AM
    I'm walking back to home from my work every day.

  • Carynel Ramirez 10/21/2019 10:32 AM
    I can't believe that I said no to a piece of homemade cake.

  • Carynel Ramirez 10/20/2019 3:11 PM
    I had reduced dinner out from home.

  • Carynel Ramirez 10/19/2019 7:41 PM
    This morning my fasting blood sugar was 103 mg/dl. Not bad for a diabetic type 2 patient.

  • Carynel Ramirez 10/18/2019 11:36 AM
    Sometimes sugar temptation attacks me, but I still skipping refined sugar.

  • Carynel Ramirez 10/17/2019 11:51 AM
    I'm learning about handcrafts to be done with non-recyclable materials.

  • Carynel Ramirez 10/16/2019 11:49 AM
    The LEDS bulbs reduces the energy consumption.
  • Reflection Question
    Transportation Car Share
    Take a moment to think of places you frequent often (work, grocery store, natural areas). Could you choose one or two days a week to schedule driving with a friend, neighbor or co-worker to these places?

    Carynel Ramirez 10/15/2019 2:50 PM
    I can go shopping with my daughters.