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October 7 - October 28, 2020
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October 7 - October 28, 2020

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Ecochallenge.org

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  • 21,403
    Total

Team Impact

  • up to
    2.4
    pounds
    food waste prevented
  • up to
    22
    locally sourced meals
    consumed
  • up to
    97
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed
  • up to
    1.0
    organic meals
    consumed
  • up to
    21
    whole food meals
    consumed
  • up to
    43
    miles
    not traveled by car
  • up to
    1,549
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    1.0
    energy audits
    conducted
  • up to
    3.0
    lightbulbs
    replaced
  • up to
    1,629
    minutes
    being mindful
  • up to
    6,215
    minutes
    not spent in front of a screen
  • up to
    18
    disposable cups
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    29
    pounds of paper
    have been saved
  • up to
    91
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    125
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    163
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    15
    pounds
    waste composted
  • up to
    2,062
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    7,051
    minutes
    spent exercising
  • up to
    780
    minutes
    of additional sleep
  • up to
    170
    more servings
    of fruits and vegetables
  • up to
    0.0
    donations
    made
  • up to
    8.0
    advocacy actions
    completed
  • up to
    16
    conversations
    with people
  • up to
    20
    hours
    volunteered
  • up to
    23
    people
    helped
  • up to
    7.0
    documentaries
    watched
  • up to
    4,515
    minutes
    spent outdoors
  • up to
    1.0
    trees
    planted
  • up to
    2,589
    minutes
    spent learning

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  • October 28 at 10:57 PM
    That because of covid people are not even trying to be conscientious of the disposables.  They toss them anywhere.  Retailers, manufacturers, and policy makers have reverted to archaic packaging, bagging, and general shopping practices.  Making it near impossible to reduce plastic waste.
  • October 28 at 9:30 PM
    A lot of life changes happened this month for me, so I didn't get to all the actions I set out for myself. But I'm glad I completed some and got to be a part of such an awesome, supportive community! 
  • October 28 at 9:03 PM
    As I wrap up this ecochallenge and look back on my goals from previous years, I believe I can say that things DO sink in over time.  Inspired by my previous goals, I now drive a more fuel efficient hybrid vehicle as well as consume much less meat (almost none) and less dairy too.  And I don't feel like I'm actually "giving up"...
  • October 28 at 7:08 PM
    My top core values seem to include: hospitality, learning new things and orderliness.  Of course there are many more, but these are three that seem to be lacking lately and really make me feel like I'm failing when I don't work at them.  So these are the values give some exercise for now.  How did I come to this?  Rather than doing as the...
  • October 28 at 7:02 PM
    This is oh so hard- especially when you have children.  I need to stop impulse buying and stick to the idea of only getting needs, not things I want.  I also need to be certain I check what I have, and try to use what we own before I buy new things.  I need to buy items that can have multiple uses (the right water proof hiking boots can double...
  • October 28 at 6:47 PM
    Thanks people's ecochallenge for the opportunity to participate on your community team! I learned a lot and will be taking away new habits for my everyday life. Keep up the good work!

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