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October 3 - October 24, 2018
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Michael Bent

HP Vancouver, WA

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Michael's Actions

Energy

Turn it off

I will keep lights, electronics, and appliances turned off when not using them.

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Energy

Adjust the Thermostat

I will adjust my thermostat down 2 degrees from usual when I use the heat, and up 2 degrees when I use air conditioning.

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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.

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  • Reflection Question
    Energy Turn it off
    How is electricity generated where you live? How does it impact the environment, animals, and humans?

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    Michael Bent 10/10/2019 3:41 PM
    mostly hydroelectric but some natural gas I believe

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    Michael Bent 10/07/2019 9:04 PM
    communities may produce less waste if the waste could not be simply transported to distant landfills.
  • Reflection Question
    Waste Personal Waste Audit
    Why is it so difficult to understand the impacts our purchases and waste have on other people, animals, and places? How might your experience with this challenge impact your future consumption and choices?

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    Michael Bent 10/07/2019 9:02 PM
    perhaps because we don't see where our trash goes nor faced with any hurdles for disposal.

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    Michael Bent 10/07/2019 9:00 PM
    website design for simplicity is important to assure user participation.