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Anh Dang

NSC Earth Week Challenge 2020

"Every day is Earth Day!"

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 498 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    146
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    61
    minutes
    spent learning
  • up to
    56
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed
  • up to
    50
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    18
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    360
    minutes
    of additional sleep
  • up to
    272
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    20
    whole food meals
    consumed

Anh's Actions

Water

Use Reusable Bottles

I will use a reusable bottle and stop purchasing bottled water, saving 5 disposable plastic bottle(s) a day.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY ACTIONS

Water

Brush My Teeth Without Running Water

I will save up to 8 gallons (30 L) of water each day by turning it off while brushing my teeth.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY ACTIONS

Water

5-Minute Showers

I will save up to 20 gallons (75 L) of water each day by taking 5-minute showers.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY ACTIONS

Water

Say No to Plastic Straws

An estimated 71% of seabirds and 30% of turtles have been found with plastics in their stomachs. When they ingest plastic, marine life has a 50% mortality rate. By asking for no straw when placing a drink order, I will keep 2 plastic straw(s) of out of the ocean each day.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY ACTIONS

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 each day that I do this.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY ACTIONS

Energy

Switch to Cold Water

I will switch to washing my clothes in cold water, saving up to 133 lbs of CO2 a month and 1,600 lbs of CO2 over the course of the next year.

Completed
One-Time Action

Energy

Turn it off

I will keep lights, electronics, and appliances turned off when not using them.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY ACTIONS

Food

Whole Food Lifestyle

I will enjoy 2 meal(s) each day free of processed foods.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY ACTIONS

Food

Reduce Animal Products

I will enjoy 5 meatless meal(s) and/or 2 vegan meal(s) each day this week.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY ACTIONS

Health

Learn About Local Environmental Justice Concerns

I will spend 1 minutes researching environmental justice and environmental racism concerns in my region, who is affected by them, and local initiatives to address these concerns.

Completed
One-Time Action

Health

Healthy Sleep

Effectively working for sustainability requires self care! I will commit to getting 30 more minute(s) of sleep each night to achieve at least 7 hours per night.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY ACTIONS

Food

Try a New Way to Prep

I will try a new method of food preparation, such as canning, pickling, or baking bread.

Completed
One-Time Action

Food

Weekly Meal Planning

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

COMPLETED 0
DAILY ACTIONS

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    Anh Dang 5/01/2020 1:56 PM

    I Switched to Cold Water When I Use The Washing Machine.

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    Anh Dang 4/28/2020 10:07 PM
    I took a 5-minute shower today!

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    Anh Dang 4/27/2020 2:49 PM
    I will commit to getting 30 more minute(s) of sleep each night to achieve at least 7 hours per night.



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    Anh Dang 4/25/2020 2:27 PM

    I used cold water to wash my clothes!

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    Anh Dang 4/24/2020 2:48 PM
    Say no to plastic straws!

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    Anh Dang 4/23/2020 11:51 AM
    I will save up to 20 gallons (75 L) of water each day by taking 5-minute showers.

  • Anh Dang's avatar
    Anh Dang 4/23/2020 11:51 AM
    I will save up to 20 gallons (75 L) of water each day by taking 5-minute showers.

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    Anh Dang 4/20/2020 3:30 PM
    I power down my computer and monitor when not using it for more than 2 hours, saving up to (1.1) lbs of CO2 each day that I do this.

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    Anh Dang 4/20/2020 3:30 PM
    I powered down my computer and monitor when not using it for more than 2 hours, saving up to (1.1) lbs of CO2 each day that I do this.

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    Anh Dang 4/19/2020 5:08 PM
    I will enjoy 2 meals each day free of processed foods!