April 1 - April 30, 2019

Arvindan Chandran

EcoBusters

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 306 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    65
    miles
    traveled by bus
  • up to
    98
    miles
    not traveled by car
  • up to
    52
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    32
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed
  • up to
    33
    miles
    traveled by foot
  • up to
    180
    gallons of water
    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
DAILY CHALLENGES

Transportation

Walk Instead

I will walk 3 mile(s) each day instead of driving and avoid sending up to 2.89 lbs of CO2 into Earth's atmosphere.

COMPLETED 11
DAILY CHALLENGES

Food

Reduce Animal Products

I will enjoy 1 meatless meal(s) and/or 1 vegan meal(s) each day this week.

COMPLETED 16
DAILY CHALLENGES

Energy

Heat and Cool Naturally

I will naturally heat and cool my house, office, or dorm room by opening or closing my windows, curtains, and blinds, and by using fans.

COMPLETED 14
DAILY CHALLENGES

Transportation

Use Public Transit

I will use public transit 5 mile(s) each day and avoid sending up to 1.62 lbs of CO2 into Earth's atmosphere.

COMPLETED 13
DAILY CHALLENGES

Feed

  • Reflection Question
    Food Reduce Animal Products
    What do you think contributes to people in North America eating more meat than in other places, and what does this say about North American values and ways of living? How do we start shifting a meat-focused food culture?

    Arvindan Chandran 4/29/2019 7:15 AM
    a. Weather - country is huge. And therefore, the Distribution of places with different weather Patterns. 

    b. Vegetarian Options should be made tastier and attractive. 

    c. Make visible the ease of Digestion and the good you do to your Body by helping it.