October 11 - October 25, 2017

Lex Agapinan

#TestedTough

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 549 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    48
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    2
    pounds of paper
    have been saved
  • up to
    14
    disposable cups
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    28
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill

Challenges

Waste

Choose Two-Sided Printing

I will save up to .21 lbs (.09 kg) of paper per day by switching from one-sided printing to two-sided.

COMPLETED 14 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

Transportation

Work from Home

I will work from home 1 day(s) to avoid my commute's carbon output.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Food

Watch a Documentary

I will watch a documentary film about food with family and friends and talk about what we learned.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Energy

Install Alternative Energy

I will install alternative energy systems, such as solar electric systems or solar water heaters.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Waste

Lobby for Reusables

I will lobby my workplace to have reusable dishes and silverware in order to minimize disposables.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Waste

Find Local Recycling Depots

I will find out where to recycle the recyclable items that I can't put in my curbside bin.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Waste

Go Paperless

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

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Waste

Recycle Everything I Can

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

COMPLETED 14 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

Waste

Use a Reusable Water Bottle

I will keep 2 disposable plastic bottle(s) from entering the waste stream by using a reusable water bottle.

COMPLETED 14 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

Waste

Use a Reusable Mug

I will avoid sending 1 disposable cup(s) to the landfill per day by using a reusable mug.

COMPLETED 14 OF 15
DAILY CHALLENGE

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  • Lex Agapinan 10/25/2017 6:23 AM
    This is it, the last day of the challenge. How did we do?

  • Lex Agapinan 10/23/2017 1:10 PM
    I've saved 48lbs of CO2 so far...not much, but not bad for only a few days

  • Lex Agapinan 10/18/2017 2:03 PM
    Recycling is critically important but Reducing and Reusing have a greater impact! 

  • Lex Agapinan 10/16/2017 1:44 PM
    Reminder: Turn off your computer monitors when you leave for the day and especially the weekend. You'll save a surprising amount of energy.

  • Lex Agapinan 10/11/2017 6:43 AM
    Let the challenge begin!


  • Lex Agapinan 10/04/2017 11:07 AM
    Remember, the more participants we get, the greater the impact from our actions.

  • Lex Agapinan 8/16/2017 6:42 AM
    Never too early to start thinking about your impact