plastic waste

incrEDIBLE Spoon
Meet the Founder Creating Edible Cutlery to Help Alleviate Waste From 100 Million Plastic Utensils used every day in America

In episode 71 of the Disruptors for GOOD podcast, I speak with Dinesh Tadpalli, Founder of incrEDIBLE,…

Sustainable Swimwear Brands
6 Sustainable Swimwear Brands For A Conscious Summer Wardrobe

When over 51 trillion pieces of microplastic swimming in our oceans, slowly choking our aquatic…

5 Tips on Hosting an Ethical Baby Shower

Inspired by others minimizing their impact at their events, I’ve found some great ways to…

Things You Can’t Recycle and Sustainable Alternatives
10 Things You Can’t Recycle and Sustainable Alternatives to Replace Them

As more and more countries and cities make recycling compulsory, and invest in responsible waste…

Talking Waste Innovation with Manik Thapur of Ecowise
Talking Waste Innovation with Manik Thapur of Ecowise

In episode 13 of the Impact India podcast, I speak with Manik Thapar, one of…

Day Owl Backpack
The Journey of Upcycling Plastic Bottles to Create Sustainable Jobs and Products

In episode 37 of the Disruptors for GOOD podcast, I speak with Ian Rosenberger, Founder…

Meet Vera, The New Platform That Makes it Easy to Offset Your Plastic Footprint

Meet Vera, a new platform created by Luca and James that allows members to easily…

Reducing Plastic Consumption with Richa Malik of The Happy Turtle

In episode 9 of the Impact India podcast, I connect with Richa Malik, founder of…

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This Social Entrepreneur Empowers Marginalized Women to Fight India’s Plastic Crisis

Upon seeing children in urban slums playing amidst a heap of plastic garbage, social entrepreneur Rohit Nayak…

Bali Bans Plastic
Bali Bans Plastic as Indonesia Moves Towards Tackling Marine Pollution

In an unprecedented move last December, Bali Governor Wayan Koster introduced an all-encompassing ban against single-use plastic,…

upcycled and recycled waste materials
Waste to Wear: Meet Topiku, the Sustainable Brand That Turns Trash Into Hats

Photo credit: Topiku Topiku makes SoCal streetwear-inspired hats from textile offcuts, leather scraps and HDPE plastics typically…

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Rehash Trash and Moms are Reducing Plastic Pollution and Changing Lives in Cambodia

We all know plastic pollution sucks. Seeing and knowing how bad the global plastic pollution…

Blockchain To Turn Plastic Waste
Plastic Bank Uses Blockchain To Turn Plastic Waste Into Currency To Save Our Oceans

Using blockchain technology, the Plastic Bank offers a secure and transparent way to monetize ocean-bound…