Posted on November 4, 2010 by Karsten Mündel

Eco-Challenge Week

You have been challenged to participate in the Augustana Eco-Challenge November 8-12. Through simple actions, you can benefit your health, pocket book and environment.  

It’s easy to participate. Simply choose 1 or more of the following 10 simple acts to do this week and/or into the future.

  • Use Reusable bags when shopping
  • Recycle
  • Plant a tree
  • Take fewer car trips
  • Buy locally grown food
  • Reduce standby power by unplugging your electronics when not in use
  • Turn off the tap while brushing your teeth.
  • Only run the washing machine and dishwasher with full loads
  • Compost at home
  • Take shorter showers

If you want to take on something a little more challenging, consider visiting One Simple Act for more ideas. 

Collectively we can make a huge difference.  

Take the Challenge…the ECO-CHALLENGE!



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