October 14 - October 28, 2016

Melissa Forestal

Boston Eco Strong

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 380 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    13
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    315
    minutes
    spent exercising
  • up to
    19
    lightbulbs
    replaced
  • up to
    7
    neighbors
    met
  • up to
    0
    minutes
    spent outdoors
  • up to
    2
    pounds of paper
    have been saved
  • up to
    478
    gallons of water
    have been saved

Challenges

Energy

Adjust the Thermostat

I will adjust my thermostat down 2 degrees from usual when I use the heat, and up 2 degrees when I use air conditioning.

COMPLETED 14
DAILY CHALLENGES

Health

Exercise Daily

I will exercise daily for 45 minute(s) per day for two weeks.

COMPLETED 7
DAILY CHALLENGES

Community

Meet my Neighbors

I will meet 1 new neighbor(s) per day.

COMPLETED 7
DAILY CHALLENGES

Nature

Go for a Daily Walk

I will take a 0-minute walk outside each day.

COMPLETED 13
DAILY CHALLENGES

Waste

Use Reusable Containers

I will only use reusable containers for my lunches at work or school.

COMPLETED 10
DAILY CHALLENGES

Energy

Disable Screen Savers

I will disable screen savers and will put the computer to sleep instead, saving up to 28% % more energy.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Waste

Recycle all Recyclable Materials

I will recycle all materials that are accepted by local haulers or drop stations in my community.

COMPLETED 14
DAILY CHALLENGES

Waste

Choose Two-Sided Printing

I will save up to .21 lbs (.09 kg) of paper per day by switching from one-sided printing to two-sided at work.

COMPLETED 13
DAILY CHALLENGES

Water

5-Minute Showers

I will save up to 20 gallons (75 L) of water each day.

COMPLETED 12
DAILY CHALLENGES

Energy

Switch to Cold Water

I will switch to washing my clothes in cold water, saving up to 1,600 lbs of C02 over the course of the next year.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Energy

Upgrade my Windows

I will upgrade the windows or weatherstripping in my home or office to reduce air leaks and save on energy costs.

Completed
One-Time Challenge

Energy

Turn it off

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

COMPLETED 14
DAILY CHALLENGES

Energy

Choose LED Bulbs

I will replace 19 incandescent lightbulb(s) with Energy Star-certified LED bulbs, saving up to $14 per fixture per year.

Completed
One-Time 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 per day that I do this.

COMPLETED 12
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 14
DAILY CHALLENGES

Water

Fix Leaky Faucets

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

Completed
One-Time Challenge

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