October 2 - October 23, 2019

Brenda Ramos

HP PUERTO RICO

"Life is beautiful. Let's protect the environment."

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 1,416 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    15
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    1
    community events
    hosted or attended
  • up to
    7
    pounds
    food waste prevented
  • up to
    680
    minutes
    spent learning
  • up to
    42
    locally sourced meals
    consumed
  • up to
    1
    trees
    planted
  • up to
    374
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    44
    zero-waste meals
    consumed

Challenges

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

Waste

Recycle Everything I Can

Contamination prevents what is recyclable from being recycled. I will research and recycle all materials that are accepted by local haulers or drop stations in my community, making sure to not contaminate recyclables with non-recyclables.

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

Nature

Plant Trees

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

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

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

Simplicity

Have a Garage Sale

I will have a group garage sale with friends, family, and/or neighbors.

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

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

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

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

Choose Clean/Renewable Energy

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

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Food

Zero-Waste Cooking

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

COMPLETED 0
DAILY CHALLENGES

Waste

Advocate For More Food Packaging Options

I will advocate for alternatives to single-use packaging at local grocery stores, markets, at work, or on campus.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Feed


  • Brenda Ramos 10/23/2019 12:52 PM
    I'm having good glucosa levels in my labs.

  • Brenda Ramos 10/22/2019 11:30 AM
    I will bring to charity the left things of the garage saleĀ 
  • Reflection Question
    Waste Carry my Trash
    What one thing could you do right away to reduce your waste?

    Brenda Ramos 10/22/2019 11:24 AM
    Selecting recyclable packages at the grocery.

  • Brenda Ramos 10/21/2019 10:32 AM
    I'm increasing my fruits intake during the pregnancy.

  • Brenda Ramos 10/20/2019 3:12 PM
    I still recycling a lot at home every week.

  • Brenda Ramos 10/20/2019 3:12 PM
    I still recycling a lot at home every week.

  • Brenda Ramos 10/20/2019 3:12 PM
    I still recycling a lot at home every week.

  • Brenda Ramos 10/19/2019 7:44 PM
    My physician said that my blood chemistry is improving since I stop eating meat.

  • Brenda Ramos 10/18/2019 11:38 AM
    I'm going to the grocery store today and I put all my reusable bags in my bus.

  • Brenda Ramos 10/17/2019 11:53 AM
    Yesterday I had an obstetrical evaluation and everything is ok with my glucose levels.