February 27 - March 20, 2019
February 27 - March 20, 2019

CMU Green Team

Carnegie Mellon University

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 6,130 Total

Team Impact

  • up to
    6
    disposable cups
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    825
    minutes
    not spent in front of a screen
  • up to
    10
    pounds
    waste composted
  • up to
    1
    outdoor meals
    consumed
  • up to
    180
    minutes
    being mindful
  • up to
    600
    minutes
    of additional sleep
  • up to
    43
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    53
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed
  • up to
    1,785
    minutes
    spent exercising
  • up to
    1,645
    minutes
    spent outdoors
  • up to
    2
    documentaries
    watched
  • up to
    1
    miles
    traveled by foot
  • up to
    0
    pounds of paper
    have been saved
  • up to
    41
    miles
    traveled by bus
  • up to
    9
    lightbulbs
    replaced
  • up to
    78
    more servings
    of fruits and vegetables
  • up to
    152
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    685
    gallons of water
    have been saved

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  • March 20 at 5:57 PM
    Went to a DSAC (Dining Services committee) meeting today. I brought up composting and they informed me that once their planned summer renovations are complete, at least two additional dining locations on campus will offer composting or compost-friendly bowls and utensils! I pushed a bit more on the subject, and they admitted that the biggest...
  • March 19 at 6:18 PM
    Air travel day today. SAS gave us plastic bottles of water & juice. I failed on my composting, 5 minute outdoor walk and avoiding disposables objectives, but surprised the flight attendant by carrying off my empty plastic bottles for recycling.  Will email them to suggest that the airline should collect them separately for recycling, it'd...
  • March 19 at 7:28 AM
    Okay, so we did fly to AZ, but we spent every day outdoors, hiking, bird watching or exploring ancient ruins. We packed a lunch and ate outdoors most days.
  • March 18 at 5:17 PM
    I am Sustainable Pittsburgh is helping me to better declutter my life!
  • March 18 at 11:58 AM
    Real (non-disposable) crockery & silverware at breakfast should be a selling point for hotels.  I would pay extra for it.  I so dislike styrofoam cups, yuk. 
  • March 18 at 7:23 AM
    Just got an email from Green Mountain Energy (my electricity supplier via Duquesne Electric): saved over 2000 pounds of CO2. Presumably this is since I made the switch about 1.5 years ago.  Screen Shot 2019-03-18 at 10.21.11 AM.png 467.46 KB

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