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October 3 - October 28, 2022

UFV Ecochallenge 2022

University of the Fraser Valley

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 8,640
    Total

Team Impact

  • up to
    15
    pounds
    food waste prevented
  • up to
    25
    locally sourced meals
    consumed
  • up to
    134
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed
  • up to
    2.0
    organic meals
    consumed
  • up to
    97
    whole food meals
    consumed
  • up to
    22
    zero-waste meals
    consumed
  • up to
    6.0
    miles
    traveled by bus
  • up to
    20
    miles
    not traveled by car
  • up to
    2.0
    miles
    traveled by foot
  • up to
    162
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    6.0
    lightbulbs
    replaced
  • up to
    622
    minutes
    being mindful
  • up to
    5,891
    minutes
    not spent in front of a screen
  • up to
    72
    disposable cups
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    3.3
    pounds of paper
    have been saved
  • up to
    163
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    6.0
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    10
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    64
    pounds
    waste composted
  • up to
    4,000
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    6,235
    minutes
    spent exercising
  • up to
    720
    minutes
    of additional sleep
  • up to
    247
    more servings
    of fruits and vegetables
  • up to
    10
    donations
    made
  • up to
    13
    advocacy actions
    completed
  • up to
    8.0
    conversations
    with people
  • up to
    1.0
    public officials or leaders
    contacted
  • up to
    100
    hours
    volunteered
  • up to
    7,111
    minutes
    spent outdoors
  • up to
    1,625
    minutes
    spent learning

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  • October 28 at 10:12 PM
    went to a local pumpkin patch and got these gems! Already made delicious pumpkin seeds and going to try new recipes with the gut 🧡
  • October 28 at 3:10 PM
    I found an interactive environmental indicator map for Canada that might be useful, but not all the indicators are up to date : https://www.canada.ca/en/environment-climate-change/services/environmental-indicators/interactive-maps.html 
  • October 28 at 3:00 PM
    When the weather allows, I like to use the sun to dry my laundry, inside my house or outside - it saves on energy!
  • October 28 at 2:58 PM
    I practice self care with crafts, reading, listening to music, doing a special skin care treatment, taking a bath, painting my nails, going for a walk or hike, hanging out with my cat, watching a favourite movie or TV show...and many other things!
  • October 28 at 2:55 PM
    When I am outside, I try to spend as much time as I can looking at the world though my own eyes, rather than a camera lens. I want to remember how I feel, what I see, what I smell and what I feel in that moment. I know I will remember that more than a picture on my phone that I probably won't look at again. 
  • October 28 at 2:50 PM
    I grew up with a compost in the backyard of my childhood home, so it is not a new concept to me. Currently, I live in a place where I cannot have a backyard compost, so I am grateful for the organic waste collection. Composting has significantly reduced my waste  and food waste output. I would love to be able to have a place someday that allows...

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