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ONE YEAR’S WORTH OF ELECTRICITY

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20

kWh

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ENERGY BREAKDOWN: TOTAL AMOUNT USED IN ONE YEAR : 86 kWh APPLIANCES USING ELECTRICITY :

• overhead household lighting • printer • laptop • night light • hair dryer • hair straightener • Ninetendo DS • Korg synthesizer • TV • VCR

• NES console • iron • lamps • air conditioner • internet modem • fridge

Most of my kWh is used from August to September on the air conditioner Lots of electricity is being wasted on the big empty fridge.


ONE YEAR’S WORTH OF GAS

one year 50

therms

40 30 20 10 0

42 therms a year ENERGY BREAKDOWN: The stove is never even used at my house. Heat is payed for and controlled by landlord.

TOTAL AMOUNT USED FROM DECEMBER 10, 2007 TO FEBRUARY 11, 2008 : 7 therms APPLIANCES USING ELECTRICITY :

• stove


2 WEEK WASTE GENERATION MAP Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

• plastic bags • paper coffee cup • paper bag •1 juice box

• paper coffee cup •1 juice box

• chips bag • 2 juice boxes • plastic bags

• plastic fork • aluminum take • take out food • aluminum food out containers dish • paper coffe cup • take out food containers

• 2 bottles • 3 bags • paper scraps

glass paper plastic aluminum natural

• 1 food box • candy wrapper • paper plate • paper bag • 1 juice box • paper coffee cup

• 1 juice box • receipt • plastic bag • paper cup • brown bag

• 1 juice box • paper scraps • water bottle • paper coffee cup

food containers packaging

Friday

Saturday

• food containers • used boxes • plastic packag- • plastic bag ing • food wrapping • bag of chips

Sunday

• glass bottle • paper bag • scraps from take out food

• paper coffee cup • reciepts • plastic bags • orange rind • take out containers

WASTE BREAKDOWN: TOTAL WEIGHT OF GARBAGE (plus 1 roll of toilet paper) : 7 pounds YEARLY AVERAGE OF GARBAGE : 182 pounds

10% other packaging

2% one time use consumables

2% aluminum

3% glass

26% plastic

25% food packaging 25% food

1% natural

47% paper


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