Barbara Sainrilus Camille

Miami Dade College, Medical Campus

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 166 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    45
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    180
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    9
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved

Challenges

Water

5-Minute Showers

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

COMPLETED 9 OF 110
DAILY CHALLENGE

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 9 OF 110
DAILY CHALLENGE

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 9 OF 110
DAILY CHALLENGE

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  • Reflection Question
    Energy Power Down the Computer
    What are other easy things you could do to save energy and reduce your environmental footprint?

    Barbara Sainrilus Camille 10/07/2018 7:15 PM
    I normally sleep with my bedroom light on and now i turn it off completely more often.