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Computer Reuse


Sustainability Challenge
This challenge is worth 1 YouSustain Award () each time it is completed.

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Summary

Length: 30 days.
Associated with: Conservation and Efficiency
One new computer requires over 100 tons of raw materials in its production. Reusing a computer for a year is equivalent to taking 1/2 car off the road for a year. Theoretically, you don't ever have to buy a new computer again.

Impact

The estimated impact each time this challenge is completed: 112 kg / 246 lbs CO2 reduced and saving up to $670!
All completions of this challenge have reduced approximately 3.70 tons CO2 and saved up to $22110!

Administrative Details

Current members: 14
Created: 2009-06-16 04:27:23
Administrators: isbel
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