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

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Summary

Length: 30 days.
Associated with: Nature and Environment, Consumer Products, Recycling
329 millions of tonnes/year in the world
(source : Nature et Découvertes)


At home, at work or at school, it's easy to save paper.

-> re-use envellops or back of letters you receive (as scrap paper) ;
-> use both sides of paper ;
-> print and copy only if needed, on both sides (if possible: smaller and more compact) ;
-> use recycle bins ;
-> put on the mailbox "no catalog please" ;
-> use a slate or a board instead of "post-it" as a memo ;
-> subscribe to receive bills by email ;

... And try to involve someone else in this challenge with you !

Impact

The estimated impact each time this challenge is completed: 10 kg / 22 lbs CO2 reduced and saving up to $0!
All completions of this challenge have reduced approximately 5.99 tons CO2 and saved up to $0!

Administrative Details

Current members: 183
Created: 2007-12-30 18:16:04
Administrators: Eloise
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