Jonathan Nunez

PLNU Sustainable Sealions

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 1,994 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    17
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    76
    disposable cups
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    855
    minutes
    being mindful
  • up to
    876
    gallons of water
    have been saved

Challenges

Simplicity

De-Clutter My Home or Dorm Room

I will de-clutter, clean, and donate or recycle unneeded items in my home or dorm room.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY CHALLENGES

Simplicity

Eat Mindfully

I will eat all of my meals without distractions, e.g., phone, computer, TV, or newspaper.

COMPLETED 0
DAILY CHALLENGES

Water

Conserve Toilet Water

I will save up to 12 gallons (45 L) of water a day by flushing only when necessary.

COMPLETED 23
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 1
DAILY CHALLENGE

Water

5-Minute Showers

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

COMPLETED -1
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

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 CHALLENGES

Feed


  • Jonathan Nunez 9/16/2019 4:18 PM
    Usually, in the mornings and after lunch, I'll grab a disposable cup for coffee and take it with me when leaving the caf. However, that has quite a bit of an impact on the environment. Instead, drinking coffee during my meals, using mugs, should reduce my volume of waste.

    • Mandy Morrell 9/18/2019 9:11 PM
      It definitely will. Could you bring a reuseable travel mug with you?

  • Jonathan Nunez 9/16/2019 4:16 PM
    Standing in the shower waiting to wake up is one of the best parts of the day. But you know what also wakes you up? Stepping out of the hot shower into the morning air before you're ready. Taking shorter showers also saves roughly 20 gallons of water a day, and that's one challenge I've taken upon myself. It does get a bit of taking used to, however