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April 3 - April 24, 2019
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Hudson Kortus

Emerson Waldorf

"I want to help the environment."

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 344 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    10
    lightbulbs
    replaced
  • up to
    11
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed

Hudson's Actions

Food

Reduce Animal Products

#4 Plant-Rich Diet

I will enjoy 1 meatless or vegan meal(s) each day of the challenge.

COMPLETED 11
DAILY ACTIONS

Transport

Research and Consider Switching to a Hybrid or Electric Vehicle

#26 Electric Vehicles

I will spend at least 30 minutes researching and weighing my options to see if a hybrid or electric vehicle makes sense for my lifestyle.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Materials

Share Bioplastic Disposal Tips

#47 Bioplastic

I will spend at least 30 minutes researching how to properly dispose of bioplastics in my city and share this information with 10 friends, family and/or colleagues.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Buildings and Cities

Choose LED Bulbs

#33 LED Lighting (Household)

I will replace 10 incandescent lightbulb(s) with Energy Star-certified LED bulbs, saving up to $14 per fixture per year.

Completed
One-Time Action

Materials

Recycle Everything I Can

#55 Household Recycling

I will recycle all materials that are accepted by local haulers or drop stations in my community.

COMPLETED 12
DAILY ACTIONS

Electricity Generation

Choose Renewable Energy or Purchase Renewable Energy Credits

#2 Wind Turbines (Onshore), #8 Solar Farms

I will sign up for my utility company's clean/renewable energy option. If my utility does not offer one, I will purchase Renewable Energy Credits to match my usage.

Completed
One-Time Action

Feed

  • Reflection Question
    Food Reduce Animal Products
    In your opinion, what contributes to people in North America eating more meat than any other countries? What does this say about North American values and ways of living?

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    Hudson Kortus 4/09/2019 10:17 AM
    i don't eat meat for breakfast so free points!

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    Hudson Kortus 4/04/2019 2:09 PM
    !!!lets get to 10 people!!!

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    Hudson Kortus 4/03/2019 6:00 PM
    the Eco-challenge is fun!
  • Reflection Question
    Materials Recycle Everything I Can
    How could you incorporate other "R's" -- reduce, reuse, refuse, repair, repurpose, etc. -- into your lifestyle? How does considering implementing these "R's" make you feel?

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    Hudson Kortus 4/03/2019 5:59 PM
    i enjoyed recycling, it felt good to put paper and other products in the recycling rather than the trash.
  • Reflection Question
    Buildings and Cities Choose LED Bulbs
    Changing lightbulbs is an excellent first step toward energy efficiency! What's next for you?

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    Hudson Kortus 4/03/2019 5:57 PM
    i want to continue to replace light bulbs and look into more green alternatives to lighting