Sydney Doran

Rainbow Warriors

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 40 This Week
  • 406 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    16
    disposable cups
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    12
    miles
    traveled by bike
  • up to
    1
    advocacy actions
    completed
  • up to
    40
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    80
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    8
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    12
    miles
    not traveled by car
  • up to
    80
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    20,674
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    30
    minutes
    spent learning

Challenges

Transportation

Go by Bike

I will commute by bike 6 mile(s) each day and avoid sending up to 4.4 lbs of CO2 into Earth's atmosphere.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY CHALLENGES

Transportation

Car Share

I will sign up for a car-sharing service or organize car sharing with my neighbors or classmates to cut down on the number of vehicles on the road.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Waste

Lobby For Reusables

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

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Waste

Use Reusable Bags

I will not accept any disposable bags when making purchases.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY CHALLENGES

Water

Fix Leaky Faucets

I will fix faucets or report leaky faucets to facilities that have been wasting up to 9 gallons (34 L) of water per faucet every day.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

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 0
DAILY CHALLENGES

Waste

Use a Reusable Mug

I will avoid sending 2 disposable cup(s) to the landfill each day by using a reusable mug.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY CHALLENGES

Waste

Use a Reusable Water Bottle

I will keep 7 disposable plastic bottle(s) from entering the waste stream by using a reusable water bottle.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY CHALLENGES

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 CHALLENGES

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 5 plastic straw(s) of out of the ocean each day.

COMPLETED 0
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 0
DAILY CHALLENGES

Water

Use Reusable Bottles

I will use a reusable bottle and stop purchasing bottled water, saving 3 disposable plastic bottle(s) a day.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY CHALLENGES

Health

Learn About Local Environmental Justice Concerns

I will spend 30 minutes researching environmental justice concerns in my region, their causes, and local initiatives to address these concerns.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Feed


  • Sydney Doran 11/18/2019 1:20 PM
    I just dont use plastic straws, if you use a plastic straw you are weak.

  • Sydney Doran 11/18/2019 1:19 PM
    I have a Biki membership, so I bike wherever I can.

  • Sydney Doran 11/07/2019 12:34 PM
    This challenge is going really well for me. I am happy with everything in my life right now, I would not change a single thing.

  • Sydney Doran 10/22/2019 1:42 PM
    I bought two new mugs since I started this challenge


  • Sydney Doran 10/22/2019 1:41 PM
    I have not used a plastic straw since 1934.

  • Sydney Doran 10/22/2019 1:40 PM
    I eat double the amount of fruits and vegetables from when I started this challenge