How Environmentally Sustainable Is Your Current Lifestyle?

LIFESTYLE

By: Steven Miller

5 Min Quiz

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About This Quiz

Are you part of the problem or part of the solution when it comes to environmental issues? Take this quiz to find out if you're a planetary hero or if your sustainable practices need some work.

How regularly do you purchase organic produce?

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How often do you attend a farmer's market?

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Are you a part of a CSA?

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How often do you visit your local co-op?

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How often do you visit your local health food store?

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How many LED lights are in your home?

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Do you have energy efficient appliances in your home?

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Do you have a programmable thermostat?

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How many square feet per person is your home?

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How likely are you to integrate wind or solar power into your home?

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How many miles do you drive to work every day?

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How many miles per gallon does your vehicle get?

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How likely are you to purchase or lease a hybrid vehicle in the next decade?

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How likely are you to purchase or lease an electric vehicle in the next decade?

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How often do you use public transportation?

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How regularly do you plan errands to be as efficient as possible?

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How often do you bike or walk instead of driving to a destination?

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How important is the amount of packaging for an item in your decision to purchase it?

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How often do you purchase disposable items?

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Do you recycle?

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How often do you shop at thrift stores, garage sales, etc.?

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How important is a company's environmental policies in your decision to purchase?

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How important are a politician's views on the environment for you?

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Do you volunteer at or support any non-profit organizations dedicated to the environment?

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How much of your food do you grow yourself?

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Do you compost organic waste?

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Have you ever made your own soap, shampoo or cleaning products?

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How well do you conserve water in your daily activities?

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How do you irrigate your landscaping and/or garden at home?

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Have you ever purchased a carbon offset credit when you travel?

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