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October 11 - October 25, 2017
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Veronica Joyce

Penn State EcoChallenge 2017

"We all gotta work together in this!"

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 434 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    14
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    8.3
    pounds
    waste composted
  • up to
    240
    minutes
    of additional sleep

Veronica's Actions

Health

Healthy Sleep

I will commit to getting 30 more minute(s) of sleep each night to achieve at least 7 hours per night.

COMPLETED 8
DAILY ACTIONS

Waste

Needs vs. Wants

I will adopt a "Needs Vs. Wants" approach and only buy things I need.

COMPLETED 11
DAILY ACTIONS

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 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 per day that I do this.

COMPLETED 13
DAILY ACTIONS

Waste

Compost Food Waste

I will avoid sending up to .69 lbs (.31 kg) of food waste to the landfill per day by composting my food or learning how to.

COMPLETED 12
DAILY ACTIONS

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    Veronica Joyce 10/25/2017 12:57 PM
    Eating local at a cute coffee shop with reusable,mugs and plates!havent made any trash yet today!

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    Veronica Joyce 10/25/2017 8:14 AM
    Someone recentlt got msd at my friend for composting in their home (she keeps it in the freezee until she can take ir to a place to be composted) and Tbh I think there are bugger problems in the world than there being a bag of food in your freezer

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    Veronica Joyce 10/25/2017 8:12 AM
    There is so much less food to compost when I really follow the needs v wants action!

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    Veronica Joyce 10/24/2017 9:12 AM
    Decided to sleep in some more today but still made it to class today!

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    Veronica Joyce 10/22/2017 9:59 PM
    Hope I wake up feeling more awake  

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    Veronica Joyce 10/22/2017 9:58 PM
    Added another challenge today because I meed to work on my sleep more than anything!

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    Veronica Joyce 10/20/2017 12:06 PM
    Promoting eco rep events today to help the  

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    Veronica Joyce 10/18/2017 5:24 AM
    It got cold last night but I just put on another blanket rather than turning on the heat!

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    Veronica Joyce 10/17/2017 8:31 AM
    Working on the needs v wants! But I was running late today so ill need to buy  

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    Veronica Joyce 10/15/2017 6:57 AM
    Harder to keep up with the challenge on vacation but still working on it!