How Many Pledges Can You Make?

How Many Pledges Can You Make?

1024 682 Art Works for Change
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© Sebastian Copeland

How Many Pledges Can You Make?

Explore the full list of pledges from the exhibition. Take action in your own life to reduce your environmental impact.

PLEDGES
  • I pledge to calculate my Ecological Footprint and find ways to reduce it!
  • I pledge to reduce the use of disposable plastic bags and containers!
  • I pledge to bring a reusable cup for my beverage purchases!
  • I pledge to purchase products that use less packaging and are made out of renewable materials or post consumer recycled content!
  • I pledge to avoid single-use products!
  • I pledge to kick the bottled water habit!
  • I pledge to reduce consumption by avoiding unnecessary purchases and using products for their full useful life!
  • I pledge to cut off junk mail!
  • I pledge to stop using virgin paper!
  • I pledge to buy sustainable textiles and to buy second hand items whenever possible!
  • I pledge to reduce clothing purchases and to treat every purchase like a long-term investment!
  • I pledge to extend the lifespan of my clothes!
  • I pledge to donate or recycle unwanted textiles!
  • I pledge to sort my trash and recycle!
  • I pledge to reduce food waste!
  • I pledge to purchase food that is locally grown!
  • I pledge to reduce my consumption of meat and dairy products!
  • I pledge to reduce my car use by planning ahead and consolidating trips!
  • I pledge to carpool!
  • I pledge to use public transit, bike or walk to reduce my driving!
  • I pledge to slay vampire energy by unplugging devices and appliances that continuously suck up electricity!
  • I pledge to line dry laundry!
  • I pledge to change my lightbulbs to LED!
  • I pledge to use sustainable building products!
  • I pledge to calculate my water footprint and take steps to reduce it!
  • I pledge to only run dishwashers and washing machines when they are full!
  • I pledge to not run the water when I brush my teeth!
  • I pledge to avoid fish and other seafood that is not sustainable!
  • I pledge to symbolically adopt an ocean animal with Oceana!
  • I pledge to avoid products made from protected plants or animals!
  • I pledge to symbolically adopt a wildlife species through World Wildlife Fund!
  • I pledge to create a bee-friendly habitat in my backyard!
  • I pledge to avoid the use of pesticides and herbicides!
  • I pledge to plant native species in my yard and garden!
  • I pledge to plant a tree!
  • I pledge to protect bees by avoiding pesticides in my garden and purchasing pesticide-free food and textiles, such as organics.