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October 3 - October 24, 2018
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ALYSSA ZICOLELLO

Environmental Chemistry

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 210 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    85
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved

ALYSSA's Actions

Waste

Visit a Waste Management Facility

I will spend at least 20 minutes visiting a local dump/transfer station, material recovery facility, and/or landfill to learn about the waste stream.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

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.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Waste

Find Local Recycling Depots

I will spend at least 45 minutes finding out where to recycle the recyclable items that I can't put in my curbside bin.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Community

Support Native Communities

I will use the resource links provided and spend 30 minutes learning about the native populations that lived in my area prior to colonization, and what I can do to support those that still exist.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Waste

Go Paperless

I will reduce the amount of paper mail that I receive by opting into paperless billing and ending unwanted subscriptions.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

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.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Health

Learn More about Food Deserts

I will spend 30 minutes learning about food deserts and find out how I can advocate for healthy and fresh food in my region.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Health

Exercise Daily

Exercise is a great stress blaster! I will exercise for 60 minute(s) each day.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY ACTIONS

Health

Go get a check up

I will make an appointment for my annual physical.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Health

More Fruits and Veggies

I will eat a heart healthy diet by adding 9 cup(s) of fruits and vegetables each day to achieve at least 4 cups per day.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY ACTIONS

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 Action

Energy

Power Down the Computer

I will power down my computer and monitor when not using it for more than 2 hours, saving up to (1.1) lbs of CO2 each day that I do this.

COMPLETED 2
DAILY ACTIONS

Energy

Switch to Cold Water

I will switch to washing my clothes in cold water, saving up to 1,600 lbs of C02 over the course of the next year.

Completed
One-Time Action

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.

COMPLETED 2
DAILY ACTIONS

Energy

Turn it off

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

COMPLETED 2
DAILY ACTIONS

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  • Reflection Question
    Energy Power Down the Computer
    What are other easy things you could do to save energy and reduce your environmental footprint?

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    ALYSSA ZICOLELLO 10/24/2018 6:17 AM
    Every time you leave a room shut off the lights. Instead of using the AC, open the windows to get fresh air. Turn off the television if you are not watching it anymore.  

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    ALYSSA ZICOLELLO 10/16/2018 6:08 AM
    my challenges are so fun!
  • Reflection Question
    Energy Switch to Cold Water
    What do you plan to do with the money you save from making more energy efficient choices?

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    ALYSSA ZICOLELLO 10/10/2018 6:33 AM
    I will donate all the money to charity
  • Reflection Question
    Health Go get a check up
    How do you practice self care?

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    ALYSSA ZICOLELLO 10/10/2018 6:29 AM
    The best way to practice self care is to cleanse yourself. 

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    ALYSSA ZICOLELLO 10/10/2018 6:26 AM
    this is so amazing. Go eco challenge yay

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    ALYSSA ZICOLELLO 10/10/2018 6:25 AM
    Great way to get involved in the environment 

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    ALYSSA ZICOLELLO 10/10/2018 6:24 AM
    i love the eco challange so much

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    ALYSSA ZICOLELLO 10/10/2018 6:13 AM
    ive eaten more than 10 vegies/fruits today.  I had strawberries, mangos, broccoli, string beans and asparagus.

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    ALYSSA ZICOLELLO 10/05/2018 6:25 AM
    amazing! I love to help out the environment.