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March 1 - March 31, 2021

RIT Sustainable Living Class - Spring 2021

Rochester Institute of Technology

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  • 0 THIS WEEK
  • 15,483
    TOTAL

team impact

  • UP TO
    5
    advocacy actions
    completed
  • UP TO
    3
    miles
    traveled by bike
  • UP TO
    5
    miles
    traveled by bus
  • UP TO
    132
    miles
    not traveled by car
  • UP TO
    1,031
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • UP TO
    2
    community events
    hosted or attended
  • UP TO
    58
    disposable cups
    not sent to the landfill
  • UP TO
    6
    documentaries
    watched
  • UP TO
    1
    donation
    made
  • UP TO
    1
    energy audit
    conducted
  • UP TO
    8,386
    minutes
    spent exercising
  • UP TO
    7.7
    pounds
    food waste prevented
  • UP TO
    36
    conversations
    with people
  • UP TO
    1,459
    minutes
    spent learning
  • UP TO
    11
    lightbulbs
    replaced
  • UP TO
    4
    locally sourced meals
    consumed
  • UP TO
    193
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed
  • UP TO
    3,115
    minutes
    being mindful
  • UP TO
    6
    organic meals
    consumed
  • UP TO
    8,177
    minutes
    spent outdoors
  • UP TO
    20
    pounds of paper
    have been saved
  • UP TO
    38
    people
    helped
  • UP TO
    362
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • UP TO
    104
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • UP TO
    160
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill
  • UP TO
    98
    more servings
    of fruits and vegetables
  • UP TO
    5
    public officials or leaders
    contacted
  • UP TO
    6,613
    minutes
    not spent in front of a screen
  • UP TO
    4,218
    minutes
    of additional sleep
  • UP TO
    6
    hours
    volunteered
  • UP TO
    35
    miles
    traveled by foot
  • UP TO
    1
    waste audit
    conducted
  • UP TO
    7
    pounds
    waste composted
  • UP TO
    3,135
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • UP TO
    2
    water collection systems
    installed
  • UP TO
    32
    whole food meals
    consumed
  • UP TO
    34
    zero-waste meals
    consumed

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  • March 31 at 6:13 PM
    I could make sure I keep my lights off when not in use.
  • March 31 at 6:00 PM
    I located a large landfill in Rome NY that has massive pipes to release the gas the waste makes. 
  • March 31 at 5:59 PM
    I made this a permanent habit and feel it has had the greatest impact on sustainability for me. overall, Im keeping 1800 water bottles a year from entering oceans and landfills.
  • March 31 at 5:57 PM
    I feel good knowing i use exclusively reuseable mugs
  • March 31 at 5:56 PM
    I keep bags in my trunk of car to ensure i do not need to buy more from the store this helps keep the environment clean and allows for a more sustainable living
  • March 31 at 5:55 PM
    Going paperless feels good because I know im helping the environment.
  • March 31 at 4:43 AM
    I would like to spend more time reflecting on how I can be more effective and productive with my time so I do not suffer from burnout as bad with work and especially with my classes. I would also like to reflect more on how I can do more recycling while I'm home.
  • March 30 at 6:28 AM
    For people with economic privilege, it is important to not partake in the consumerism influenced by social media that we often see today with fast fashion or overindulgence because its horrible for the world we live in for so many reasons. For people with less income, its more difficult because they have less options, but I would start with...
  • March 30 at 4:33 AM
    I find myself more stressed when I cant check these things to make sure all is well, but I know that I should not stress when there is nothing I can do in the moment to fix any of these things. My energy levels were low because I had to work 10 hours shifts lol. I think my use of time was worse because when I would usually check my emails on my...
  • March 30 at 4:29 AM
    Often times it is hard to find the joy in simplicity when it feels as if though you are bored or tired of everyday life and the chores that come with it. It helps if you find things that you can enjoy for free or that are beneficial for your mental health or physical health as opposed to impulsive buys or doing things that will add clutter to...

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