April 3 - April 24, 2019
April 3 - April 24, 2019


Sustainability Action Group for the Environment (SAGE) at NJDEP

The Sustainability Action Group for the Environment (SAGE) is a group of NJDEP employees from different programs and with diverse backgrounds that have come together to promote environmentally favorable practices within our agency.

Points Total

  • 27 Today
  • 49 This Week
  • 466 Total

Team Feed

Recent updates from this team
  • March 20 at 5:33 AM
    I do not know how my diet is impacting deforestation. I am currently reducing the amount of meat in my diet and eating more veggies. I do use coconut milk and coconut oil but I don't know how sustainable they are. I just started taking a Maca powder supplement to support my aging body, but I don't know how sustainable that is.
  • March 19 at 5:51 PM
    I am researching evergreen bushes or tree to place in our backyard.  We have a bare spot that is in dire need of an evergreen of some sort. 
  • March 19 at 5:48 PM
    I am looking forward to Spring starting tomorrow. 
  • March 19 at 11:47 AM
    I think we are so far removed from our food sources that we don't consider the impact. Things are done large-scale to reduce per unit cost and our economy has changed so much that only the privileged now have opportunity or access or time to have much of a choice of what food they consume (other than the illusion of choice: Brand A's processed...
  • March 14 at 10:17 AM
    I believe that knowing the difference between use by, sell by, and best by dates allows me to waste less food. At the Big Bear health food store I like to buy what I call "orphan" items, those products marked with an approaching or recently passed best-by-date that no one else wants to take a chance on. The March 11, 2019 issue of...
  • March 12 at 5:50 PM
    I am looking forward to see what else can I do for the environment and to promote sustainable living to combat climate change.  What is your goal for this Drawdown Eco Challenge? 

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Challenger: EcoLogicals Challenger Team Members: 9 Challenger Points: 466 Winning?: VS. Challenged: Seton Hall University Challenged Team Members: 84 Challenged Points: 4112 Winning?: