April 10 - April 21, 2017
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Archina Darbari

TEAM EARTH

"Save Earth!!!"

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Challenges

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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 12 OF 12
DAILY CHALLENGE

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Create Your Own

To save Electricity daily

I have planted solar panel to save electricity so that a bit i save can be utilised by our rural people where there is insufficient or no electricity at all.

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Waste

All-Shred = All Recycled

I pledge to recycle all paper products in the Iron Mountain Shredding Bins, including post-it notes and scrap paper. For more information, watch the Information Lifecycle Management Team's video on the program. Fact: recycling one ton of paper saves 17 trees, 2 barrels of oil, 4,100 kilowatts of energy, 3.2 cubic yards of landfill space and 60 pounds of air pollution.

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COMPLETED 10 OF 12
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Water

Collect Rain Water

I will create a rain garden or bioswale, or use rain barrels to collect water for outdoor watering needs.

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Transportation

Conduct Virtual Meetings

I will not travel for meetings and will instead conduct them virtually.

COMPLETED 10 OF 12
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Water

Eco-friendly Gardening

I will plant native species, landscape with water-efficient plants, and use eco-friendly fertilizers.

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Food

Plant an Herb Garden

I will plant an herb garden in my home, workplace, or dorm room.

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Water

Ditch the Lawn

I will replace my lawn with a drought-tolerant landscape and save the water, money, and time I used to spend cutting the grass.

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Energy

Install Alternative Energy

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

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Energy

Upgrade Heating & Cooling Units

I will replace inefficient heating and cooling units.

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Water

Reuse Household Water

I’m going to harvest household grey water by reusing just 5 (18.9 L) gallons of water per day, I will save up to 75 gallons (283.9 L) of water during the EcoChallenge.

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COMPLETED 5 OF 12
DAILY CHALLENGE

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Transportation

Work from Home

I will work from home 10 day(s) to avoid my commute's carbon output.

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Water

Install Greywater Catchment

I will install a greywater catchment system in my home.

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Waste

Start Composting

I will start a compost collection at home, work, or school.

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Waste

Become a Master Recycler/Composter

I will sign up for a Master Recycler/Composter program in my area.

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Waste

Buy Food and Water Only

I will not purchase anything but food and water.

COMPLETED 4 OF 12
DAILY CHALLENGE

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Waste

Think Before I Print

I will not print an e-mail or other document unless I absolutely need it for a business purpose. Documents born digital should stay digital. Information Lifecycle Management is a great resource for this.

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COMPLETED 4 OF 12
DAILY CHALLENGE

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