My Green Life

Kate Janson (Caring for the environment since 26th January 2014)

Kate Janson

Kate's footprint is currently 59,695 m² and the following action plan will reduce it by a further 49,748 m².


I understand that a sustainable footprint for my household would be 46,800.0 m².

What is a footprint?

Kate's action plan

Pledged actions Days to complete Footprint saving (ftps)
Adopt a vegetarian diet 30 33,113
Ride a bike 92 5,589
Reduce dairy in your diet 30 715
Install solar hot water 30 1,516
Generate your own electricity 182 8,659
Use plants to remove toxins 92 0
Grow your own food 92 156
Keep chickens for eggs 92 0
TOTAL 8 640 49,748 m²
Completed actions Footprint saving (ftps)
Harvest and use your rainwater image description -83
Assess your home's sustainability image description 0
Maintain, downsize and turn off your fridge image description 0
Power down image description 0
Implement efficient air conditioning and heating image description 0
Configure your lighting for efficiency image description 0
Avoid products with excessive packaging image description 23
Switch off unused appliances image description 0
Buy local and seasonal food image description 305
Upgrade to energy efficient lighting image description 0
Buy fairtrade food and products image description 0
Eat less meat image description 16,557
Recycle office waste image description 0
DIY environmental home checklist image description 0
Optimise specialist equipment for energy efficiency image description 0
Save paper and forests image description 0
Join an urban regeneration group image description 1,086
Mulch your patch image description -53
Be a responsible pet owner image description 0
Join a revegetation group image description 1,086
Buy renewable electricity image description 7,798
Establish a recycling program image description 0
Use non-toxic cleaners image description 322
Buy green office products image description 0
Buy an energy efficient car image description 4,053
Use public transport image description 4,206
Use water efficiently image description 20
Cultivate energy saving habits image description 641
Nurture and conserve biodiversity image description 0
Recycle organic waste image description 0
Water efficient gardening image description 60
Embrace energy efficiency image description 1,166
Install water tanks connected to toilets image description 0
Help protect our waterways image description 0
Immerse yourself in nature image description 0
Buy second-hand products image description 1,566
Install efficient appliances and fixtures image description 615
Tune your shopping radar to the environment image description 0
Buy paper and wood responsibly image description 249
Cultivate water saving habits image description 10
Choose green service providers image description 0
Promote sustainable living image description 0
Purchase recycled products image description 54
Eat organic food image description -183
Make your renovations green image description 835
Insulate, shade and weatherproof your house image description 408
Join the green team image description 0
No junk mail and spam image description 0
Avoid bottled water image description 350
Offer alternatives to the car image description 0
Slow and local travel image description 284
Reduce your stormwater pollution image description 0
Purchase energy efficient appliances image description 0
Reuse your greywater image description 40
Avoid genetically modified (GM) food image description 0
Prevent stormwater pollution image description 0
Recycle technical waste image description 0
Use your recycled printer paper twice image description 0
Purchase energy efficient vehicles image description 0
Explore your energy generation options image description 0
Reduce and offset air travel emissions image description 222
Teach energy efficient driving image description 0
Grow an indigenous garden image description -65
Help protect our coast image description 0
Recycle building waste image description 0
Reduce and offset car emissions image description 3,643
Get rid of your second-hand goods image description 0
Cultivate waste reduction habits image description 5,964
Water saving tips for all business types image description 0
Eco and aid travel image description 0
Conserve water in your business image description 0
Support our local indigenous culture image description 0
Avoid eating endangered fish image description 28
TOTAL 73 51,208 m²