Hanuman Choudhary

Green Revolution

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 1,535 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    1
    community events
    hosted or attended
  • up to
    110
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    5
    conversations
    with people
  • up to
    5
    locally sourced meals
    consumed
  • up to
    110
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    1,320
    minutes
    of additional sleep
  • up to
    66
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed
  • up to
    660
    minutes
    spent exercising
  • up to
    22
    pounds of paper
    have been saved
  • up to
    5
    lightbulbs
    replaced
  • up to
    1
    waste audits
    conducted
  • up to
    44
    more servings
    of fruits and vegetables
  • up to
    1,395
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    60
    minutes
    spent learning

Challenges

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.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Waste

Launch a Recycling Program

I will start a recycling program at my workplace, dorm, or elsewhere on campus.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Energy

Organize a Course

I will organize one of Ecochallenge.org's discussion courses, such as Powering a Bright Future, with classmate, friends, co-workers, or family.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

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 Challenge

Energy

Replace Manual Thermostats

I will replace manual thermostats with programmable ones.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Energy

Choose Clean/Renewable Energy

I will sign up for my utility company's clean/renewable energy option.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Food

Reduce Animal Products

I will enjoy 2 meatless meal(s) and/or 1 vegan meal(s) each day this week.

COMPLETED 22
DAILY CHALLENGES

Waste

Reduce Single-Use Disposables

Historically, marginalized and low-income communities live closer to landfills, contributing to a multitude of health problems. I will find out how I can limit single-use items and do my best to limit the waste I generate.

COMPLETED 22
DAILY CHALLENGES

Waste

Skip the Straw

Plastic bags and small plastic pieces like straws are most likely to get swept into our waterways. I will keep 5 plastic straw(s) out of the landfill and ocean each day by refusing straws or using my own glass/metal straw.

COMPLETED 22
DAILY CHALLENGES

Waste

Choose Two-Sided Printing

I will save up to .21 lbs (.09 kg) of paper each day by switching from one-sided printing to two-sided at work or school.

COMPLETED 22
DAILY CHALLENGES

Water

Install a Low-Flow Showerhead

I will save up to 15 gallons (56 L) of water a day by installing a low-flow showerhead.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Health

More Fruits and Veggies

I will eat a heart healthy diet by adding 2 cup(s) of fruits and vegetables each day to achieve at least 4 cups per day.

COMPLETED 22
DAILY CHALLENGES

Waste

Go Paperless

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

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Health

Healthy Sleep

Effectively working for sustainability requires self care! I will commit to getting 60 more minute(s) of sleep each night to achieve at least 7 hours per night.

COMPLETED 22
DAILY CHALLENGES

Food

Buy From a Farmers Market

I will purchase produce and meat from a local farmers market or food co-op.

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

Energy

Choose LED Bulbs

I will replace 5 incandescent lightbulb(s) with Energy Star-certified LED bulbs, saving up to $14 per fixture per year.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Health

Happiness

I will write down three things every day that I am grateful for, or send one email every day thanking or praising someone.

COMPLETED 22
DAILY CHALLENGES

Health

Exercise Daily

Exercise is a great stress blaster! I will exercise for 30 minute(s) each day.

COMPLETED 22
DAILY CHALLENGES

Food

Weekly Meal Planning

I will reduce food waste and save money by planning a weekly menu, only buying the ingredients I need.

COMPLETED 22
DAILY CHALLENGES

Health

Learn More about Food Deserts

I will spend 15 minutes learning about food deserts and find out how I can advocate for healthy and fresh food in my region.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Health

Learn About Local Environmental Justice Concerns

I will spend 15 minutes researching environmental justice concerns in my region, their causes, and local initiatives to address these concerns.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Food

Meet My Local Farmers

I will visit my nearest farm to find out who produces my food, and will learn about the quality of life of those who produce my food in other regions of the world to make better choices when I shop.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Energy

Use an Energy Meter

I will use an energy meter to monitor my energy use and identify opportunities to save power.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

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  • Hanuman Choudhary 5/07/2019 1:56 AM
    "Going green" means to pursue knowledge and practices that can lead to more environmentally friendly and ecologically responsible decisions and lifestyles, which can help protect the environment and sustain its natural resources for current and future generations.

  • Hanuman Choudhary 5/04/2019 4:31 AM
    I could start buying from companies that help solve the problem of food waste. For example, I discovered a company at the farmer's market that recycles fruit and veggies that have been discarded from juice shops. It's just the parts of the produce that have had the juice sucked out of them. They will take the juiced produce and use it to make... 

  • Hanuman Choudhary 5/02/2019 10:06 AM
    I did  Run to End Poverty on Oct 13 and raised 356 dollars https://fundraise.ewb.ca/fundraiser/1691358?is_new=true 

  • Reflection Question
    Waste Personal Waste Audit
    Why is it so difficult to understand the impacts our purchases and waste have on other people, animals, and places? How might your experience with this challenge impact your future consumption and choices?

    Hanuman Choudhary 5/02/2019 10:05 AM
    I did  Run to End Poverty on Oct 13 and raised 356 dollars https://fundraise.ewb.ca/fundraiser/1691358?is_new=true 
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  • Reflection Question
    Waste Launch a Recycling Program
    How might thinking creatively help us address big systems problems differently?

    Hanuman Choudhary 5/02/2019 10:05 AM
    I did  Run to End Poverty on Oct 13 and raised 356 dollars https://fundraise.ewb.ca/fundraiser/1691358?is_new=true 

  • Reflection Question
    Energy Organize a Course
    How can you use Ecochallenge.org programs to help mobilize your community to take action toward a sustainable future?"

    Hanuman Choudhary 5/02/2019 10:05 AM
    I did  Run to End Poverty on Oct 13 and raised 356 dollars https://fundraise.ewb.ca/fundraiser/1691358?is_new=true 

  • Reflection Question
    Energy Upgrade My Windows
    How does improving your home's energy efficiency help you better live out your values?

    Hanuman Choudhary 5/02/2019 10:04 AM
    I did  Run to End Poverty on Oct 13 and raised 356 dollars https://fundraise.ewb.ca/fundraiser/1691358?is_new=true 

  • Reflection Question
    Energy Replace Manual Thermostats
    How do you anticipate replacing your thermostats for programmable ones will positively impact your life?

    Hanuman Choudhary 5/02/2019 10:04 AM
    I did  Run to End Poverty on Oct 13 and raised 356 dollars https://fundraise.ewb.ca/fundraiser/1691358?is_new=true 

  • Reflection Question
    Energy Choose Clean/Renewable Energy
    How might you be able to get others involved in advocating for the shift to clean energy?

    Hanuman Choudhary 5/02/2019 10:04 AM
    I did  Run to End Poverty on Oct 13 and raised 356 dollars https://fundraise.ewb.ca/fundraiser/1691358?is_new=true 
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  • Hanuman Choudhary 5/01/2019 5:34 AM
     I love bringing my friends with me to our school gym, and we lift weights outside the gym while watching the ocean/sunset!