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April 1 - April 21, 2021
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April 1 - April 21, 2021

Spartans for Sustainability 2021

York College of Pennsylvania

Engage the YCP community in the quest to make our campus carbon neutral.

Points Total

  • 0 Today
  • 0 This Week
  • 9,922
    Total

Team Impact

  • up to
    10
    pounds
    food waste prevented
  • up to
    67
    locally sourced meals
    consumed
  • up to
    175
    meatless or vegan meals
    consumed
  • up to
    2.0
    organic meals
    consumed
  • up to
    95
    whole food meals
    consumed
  • up to
    12
    zero-waste meals
    consumed
  • up to
    233
    miles
    not traveled by car
  • up to
    28
    miles
    traveled by foot
  • up to
    727
    pounds of CO2
    have been saved
  • up to
    6.0
    lightbulbs
    replaced
  • up to
    594
    minutes
    being mindful
  • up to
    6,464
    minutes
    not spent in front of a screen
  • up to
    25
    disposable cups
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    24
    pounds of paper
    have been saved
  • up to
    367
    plastic bottles
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    13
    plastic containers
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    429
    plastic straws
    not sent to the landfill
  • up to
    18
    pounds
    waste composted
  • up to
    2,822
    gallons of water
    have been saved
  • up to
    9,690
    minutes
    spent exercising
  • up to
    5,728
    minutes
    of additional sleep
  • up to
    25
    more servings
    of fruits and vegetables
  • up to
    2.0
    advocacy actions
    completed
  • up to
    5.0
    conversations
    with people
  • up to
    1.0
    public officials or leaders
    contacted
  • up to
    2.0
    community events
    hosted or attended
  • up to
    1.0
    documentaries
    watched
  • up to
    5,685
    minutes
    spent outdoors
  • up to
    960
    minutes
    spent learning

Team Feed

Recent updates from this team
  • April 22 at 8:05 AM
    I've been re using this brita bottle that lets me save on straws. My single use is all silverware at meals. These one time use items could be metal instead, but thats a bit of a challenge in a dorm with no dishwasher.
  • April 20 at 5:12 PM
    It takes a huge area to cultivate meat. Area that could be used to grow more vegetables and create fields to feed bees and will create more opportunities for pollination. Also the amount of gas and waste that animals produce that are just butchered far outweighs any benefit of eating it. 
  • April 20 at 5:09 PM
    The food choices I make are I don’t care if the produce looks perfect, then the farmer can sell their produce every if it doesn’t meet the typical grocery store standards. 
  • April 20 at 5:08 PM
    Knowing where my food comes from has the advantage of knowing the pesticides, if any, that they use and also what their mission statement is regarding sustainability.  Knowing our food producers will allow us to better support the smaller guys and help them increase their profits which in turn will help them pay for better ways to produce the...
  • April 20 at 4:51 PM
    Today I helped my dad begin to build a new standing garden; I'm super excited to see how it turns out!
  • April 20 at 7:43 AM
    I've cut back on sugars but i do treat myself every two weeks. I feel good and have more energy than before!

60 Team Members

Recently active team members
  • April 21, 2021
    Completed More Than One Daily Action on 4/21/21
    + 5
  • April 21, 2021
    Completed More Than One Daily Action on 4/21/21
    + 5
  • April 21, 2021
    Completed More Than One Daily Action on 4/21/21
    + 5
  • April 21, 2021
    Completed More Than One Daily Action on 4/21/21
    + 5
  • April 21, 2021
    Completed More Than One Daily Action on 4/21/21
    + 5
  • April 21, 2021
    Completed More Than One Daily Action on 4/21/21
    + 5
  • April 21, 2021
    Completed EcoLearner One-Time Action
    + 5
  • April 21, 2021
    Completed More Than One Daily Action on 4/21/21
    + 5
  • April 21, 2021
    Completed One Daily Action on 4/21/21
    + 5
  • April 20, 2021
    Answered a Reflection Question
    + 15

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