October 14 - October 28, 2016
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Ruby is the New Green

Ruby Receptionists

The Ruby Green Team strives to be leaders in creating innovative, sustainable solutions in order to integrate people, planet and profit in an increasingly disposable world.

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 5,275 Total

Team Impact

  • up to
    156
    miles
    travelled by carpool
  • up to
    3
    phone calls
    made to public officials or leaders
  • up to
    7
    lightbulbs
    replaced
  • up to
    43
    organic meals
    consumed
  • up to
    173
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    260
    minutes
    of additional sleep
  • up to
    7
    hours
    volunteered
  • up to
    1,050
    minutes
    spent exercising
  • up to
    1
    conversations
    with people
  • up to
    7
    people
    helped
  • up to
    385
    minutes
    spent outdoors
  • up to
    60
    disposable cups
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    223
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    6
    pounds of paper
    have been saved
  • up to
    14
    miles
    travelled by foot
  • up to
    16
    miles
    travelled by bike
  • up to
    11
    neighbors
    met
  • up to
    17
    pounds
    waste composted
  • up to
    1,533
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    86
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed
  • up to
    153
    miles
    travelled by bus

Team Feed

Recent updates from this team
  • October 28 at 5:23 PM
    Congrats to everyone who contributed to EcoChallenge! We're all winners when we work together :P
  • October 28 at 9:15 AM
    “Many of us ask what can I, as one person, do, but history shows us that everything good and bad starts because somebody does something or does not do something,” ― Sylvia A. Earle
  • October 27 at 12:03 PM
    One of the challenges I'm having a hard time with is unsubscribing from catalogs. I'm planning to move again soon and feel like I'll just have to do that all over again once I move... so I don't have much motivation to sit down and get that done :( Only one day left to motivate myself to do it before the challenge is over! Yikes! 
  • October 26 at 9:23 AM
    “People ask: Why should I care about the ocean? Because the ocean is the cornerstone of earth's life support system, it shapes climate and weather. It holds most of life on earth. 97% of earth's water is there. It's the blue heart of the planet — we should take care of our heart. It's what makes life possible for us. We still have a really good...
  • October 25 at 12:10 PM
    Meeting a new neighbor each day is more challenging than I expected.
  • October 25 at 10:28 AM
    I went grocery shopping and bought healthy snacks for the week! I don't eat a lot, but I love to snack. I bought fruit bowls, "healthy one" roast beef and I cooked the pumpkin seeds from the pumpkin patch. I snack on the fruit and seeds during the day and I eat the roast beef by itself for dinner. If I need more food, I have soups.

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Competitions

Challenger Members Points Challenged Members Points  
Challenger: Ruby is the New Green Challenger Team Members: 40 Challenger Points: 5275 Winning?: VS. Challenged: PCOEco Challenged Team Members: 5 Challenged Points: 286 Winning?:  
Challenger: Ruby is the New Green Challenger Team Members: 40 Challenger Points: 5275 Winning?: VS. Challenged: Pacific Continental Bank Challenged Team Members: 107 Challenged Points: 14926 Winning?: