February 27 - March 20, 2019

Carly Pietrzyk

Ashley's EcoTeam

"Learning how to be more environmentally conscious! "

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 673 Total

Participant Impact

  • up to
    12
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    6
    lightbulbs
    replaced
  • up to
    39
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    445
    gallons of water
    have been saved

Carly's Actions

Community

Share My Actions

I will make my sustainability actions visible with a lawn sign or bumper sticker, or by posting to my social media networks.

Completed
One-Time Action

Food

Buy From a Farmers Market

I will purchase produce and meat from a local farmers market or food co-op.

Completed
One-Time Action

Waste

Become a Master Recycler/Composter

I will sign up for one of Pennsylvania Resource Council's workshops on composting, rainwater conservation, home health and other conservation topics.

Uncompleted
One-Time Action

Waste

Find Local Recycling Depots

I will find out where to recycle the recyclable items that I can't put in my curbside bin.

Completed
One-Time Action

Water

5-Minute Showers

I will save up to 20 gallons (75 L) of water each day by taking 5-minute showers.

COMPLETED 11
DAILY ACTIONS

Energy

Choose LED Bulbs

I will replace 6 incandescent lightbulb(s) with Energy Star-certified LED bulbs, saving up to $14 per fixture per year.

Completed
One-Time Action

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 11
DAILY ACTIONS

Water

Install a Low-Flow Showerhead

I will save up to 15 gallons (56 L) of water a day by installing a low-flow showerhead.

Completed
One-Time Action

Health

Go get a check up

I will make an appointment for my annual physical.

Completed
One-Time Action

Waste

Use a Reusable Water Bottle

I will keep 3 disposable plastic bottle(s) from entering the waste stream by using a reusable water bottle.

COMPLETED 13
DAILY ACTIONS

Waste

Recycle Everything I Can

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

COMPLETED 16
DAILY ACTIONS

Simplicity

Go for a Daily Walk

I will take a walk each day.

COMPLETED 13
DAILY ACTIONS

Waste

Reduce Unwanted Mail

I will reduce the amount of unwanted mail I receive (catalogs, phone books, etc.).

Completed
One-Time Action

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  • Carly Pietrzyk 3/18/2019 6:20 AM
    Since we move to a different township recently, I reviewed the recycling guidelines here and have been making a bigger effort to recycle everything that can be taken at the curb and saving other things and taking them to places to be recycled (like plastic bags, electronics, and batteries). 

  • Carly Pietrzyk 3/02/2019 7:52 AM
    I used this recipe: https://www.mom4real.com/3-ingredient-homemade-toilet-cleaning-bombs/

  • Carly Pietrzyk 3/01/2019 11:07 AM
    I made homemade toilet bombs out of home ingredients to clean my toilet without harsh chemicals:)