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October 7 - October 28, 2020
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Gabriel Roman

HP PUERTO RICO

"Enjoy living one day at the time."

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 1,345 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    3.7
    pounds
    food waste prevented
  • up to
    23
    locally sourced meals
    consumed
  • up to
    22
    zero-waste meals
    consumed
  • up to
    7.9
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    3.3
    pounds of paper
    have been saved
  • up to
    187
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    25
    advocacy actions
    completed
  • up to
    1.0
    conversations
    with people
  • up to
    23
    public officials or leaders
    contacted
  • up to
    10
    hours
    volunteered
  • up to
    1.0
    community events
    hosted or attended
  • up to
    120
    minutes
    spent outdoors
  • up to
    1.0
    trees
    planted
  • up to
    105
    minutes
    spent learning

Gabriel's Actions

Energy

Upgrade Heating & Cooling Units

Do at Home

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

Completed
One-Time Action

Nature

Join An Outdoor Project

I will join an outdoor restoration project in my community while observing best practices in my region for not spreading COVID-19.

Completed
One-Time Action

Nature

Explore My Area

I will explore at least one new hiking trail or nature walk in my area.

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

Completed
One-Time Action

Community

Join My Neighborhood Association

Do at Home

I will join my neighborhood association or another local group of decision makers.

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

Health

Audit Toxic Cleaning Products in my Home

Do at Home

I will spend 25 minutes researching toxic chemicals found in cleaning supplies and personal care products and remove them from my home.

Completed
One-Time Action

Health

Eliminate Toxic Plastics

Do at Home

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

COMPLETED 22
DAILY ACTIONS

Health

Know My Health

I will get my Core Four Biometrics tests (blood pressure, cholesterol, blood sugar and BMI).

Completed
One-Time Action

Health

Go Get a Check Up

I will make an appointment for my annual physical.

Completed
One-Time Action

Food

Plant an Herb Garden

Do at Home

I will plant an herb garden in my home, workplace, or dorm room.

Completed
One-Time Action

Food

Try a New Way to Prep

Do at Home

I will try a new method of food preparation, such as canning, pickling, or baking bread.

Completed
One-Time Action

Food

Locally-Sourced Meals

Do at Home

I will source 1 meal(s) each day from local producers.

COMPLETED 22
DAILY ACTIONS

Food

Zero-Waste Cooking

Do at Home

I will cook 1 meal(s) with zero-waste each day.

COMPLETED 22
DAILY ACTIONS

Food

Advocate for More Food Options

Do at Home

Access to affordable, nutritious food is a food justice issue. I will advocate for local and/or organic food options at work, on campus and/or in the spaces I frequent.

Completed
One-Time Action

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

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

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

Waste

Go Paperless

Do at Home

I will reduce the amount of paper mail that I receive by 3.4lbs (1.5kg) a month or 41lbs (18.6kg) a year by opting into paperless billing, ending unwanted subscriptions and opting out of junk mail.

Completed
One-Time Action

Waste

Advocate For More Food Packaging Options

Do at Home

I will advocate for alternatives to single-use packaging at local grocery stores, markets, at work, or on campus to reduce pollution in the environment and in local communities.

Completed
One-Time Action

Action Track: Healing and Renewal

Engage In Active Listening

Do at Home

I will practice actively listening to a friend, family member, co-worker, acquaintance, or someone who I may disagree with in at least 2 conversations.

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

Advocate for Green Spaces

Do at Home

I will call or write 1 public officials per day to advocate for more green spaces around my town, particularly in neighborhoods that currently lack equitable access to green spaces.

COMPLETED 22
DAILY ACTIONS

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  • Gabriel Roman's avatar
    Gabriel Roman 10/26/2020 10:59 AM
    It is easy to contact politicians in this voting season. They said yes to any request.

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    Gabriel Roman 10/24/2020 12:25 PM
    When the pandemic passes, I will do domestic tourism instead of traveling. This way we reduce CO2 emissions.

  • Gabriel Roman's avatar
    Gabriel Roman 10/23/2020 12:10 PM
    I all ready went for a medical check up.

  • Gabriel Roman's avatar
    Gabriel Roman 10/22/2020 6:28 AM
    I always carry my reusable bags when go shopping.

  • Gabriel Roman's avatar
    Gabriel Roman 10/21/2020 4:27 PM
    Therfe aren't enough charging depot for electrical cars.

  • Gabriel Roman's avatar
    Gabriel Roman 10/20/2020 6:01 AM
    In this election season politicians are accessible and it is time to bring you environmental issues.

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    Gabriel Roman 10/19/2020 11:00 AM
    There are a lot of recyclable trash in the landfills.
  • Reflection Question
    Waste Advocate For More Food Packaging Options
    What concerns you the most about how we are affecting the planet? Consider both local and global actions.

    Gabriel Roman's avatar
    Gabriel Roman 10/19/2020 11:00 AM
    Trash production. Recyclable material ends at the landfills.

  • Gabriel Roman's avatar
    Gabriel Roman 10/18/2020 9:11 AM
    The supermarket insist on selling you the disposable bags to pack your purchase.

  • Gabriel Roman's avatar
    Gabriel Roman 10/17/2020 7:38 PM
    Cardboard boxes are an alternative for market packaging.