April 1 - April 30, 2020
April 1 - April 30, 2020

ECOCHALLENGERS

DESIGN COLLECTIVE, INC.

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 5,571 Total

Team Impact

  • up to
    44
    disposable cups
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    5,928
    minutes
    not spent in front of a screen
  • up to
    234
    conversations
    with people
  • up to
    30
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    278
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed
  • up to
    5,988
    minutes
    spent outdoors
  • up to
    1
    documentaries
    watched
  • up to
    14
    miles
    traveled by foot
  • up to
    1
    trees
    planted
  • up to
    14
    miles
    not traveled by car
  • up to
    10
    pounds
    food waste prevented
  • up to
    188
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    1,163
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    463
    minutes
    spent learning

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Recent updates from this team
  • April 30 at 8:53 PM
    The cost of producing meat is significantly higher compared to most other food products, which is why people in affluent countries can afford and eat more meat. Unfortunately, meat production harms the environment; some major negative effects include the unnatural amount of animal-produced methane polluting the atmosphere, as well as the...
  • April 29 at 6:48 PM
    As a landscape architect, I love being outdoors. I especially love identifying plants while hiking with my girlfriend. Unfortunately, as much as I love being outside, I find myself confined indoors for so many hours of the day due to work and other necessary activities. I think it's important for me and everyone in our society to find more ways...
  • April 29 at 5:00 PM
    Most of the seafood being consumed comes from countries that lack management laws. It is recommended to eat local and buy American seafood. There are several online resources to help people purchase seafood sustainably and safely. My diet choices don't necessarily fall within these guidelines but after reading these online resources and...
  • April 29 at 4:41 PM
    This is very true for me, especially now that we are spending more time indoors. I hope people will realize, during times like these, that spending time outdoors is great for relieving anxiety, stress, and depression. My mood is quickly improved after spending time hiking outside with people I love. 
  • April 28 at 8:43 PM
    Connecting with others during this time of social distancing is so important for keeping our humanity (and sanity). While reflecting on this, I can't help but think about the movie Cast Away with Tom Hanks. Hanks' character is stranded alone on an uninhabited island after his FedEx cargo plane crashes into the ocean. One day, he recovers one of...
  • April 27 at 8:38 PM
    The ocean provides habitat for thousands of species that play a key role in our planet's ecosystems. These species of plants and animals also serve as a food source for millions of people around the world. One easy way I can help take care of our ocean is by avoiding single-use plastic products and, instead, using reusable bags, Tupperware,...

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Competitions

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Challenger: ECOCHALLENGERS Challenger Team Members: 12 Challenger Points: 5571 Winning?: VS. Challenged: DRAWDOWNERS Challenged Team Members: 14 Challenged Points: 2648 Winning?: