Sustainability Episodes

May 5, 2022

Designing Sustainable Packaging Part 4 of 4 | Ep 92

Whoo! We hit nearly 100 episodes on the podcast, thank you so much for listening. Today we are talking to Michael Napoli of Terra…

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April 12, 2022

Designing Sustainable Packaging with Terracycle Pt 1 of 4 | Ep 89

Michael Napoli, VP of Material Sales at Terracycle, is a designer turned sustainability expert. He shares how design has to evolv…

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March 14, 2022

Simplifying Sustainable Packaging with ButterflyCannon | EP 85 Part 1

Today’s episode is a 2 parter, we’re speaking with Jenny Cairns, ButterflyCannon’s Innovation & Sustainability Manager. We spoke …

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Dec. 17, 2021

Packaging Design Myths and Misconceptions | Ep 74

This is recorded from a keynote in Lithuania. There are so many myths out there in terms of what is recyclable, what's not recycl…

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Nov. 18, 2021

The New Frontier for Molded Fiber | Ep 71

We have all experienced molded fiber, usually as a replacement for foam or plastic inserts (think egg boxes). However, this large…

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Oct. 19, 2021

Packaging’s Zero Waste Future with Guillermo Dufranc | Ep 68

Today, we’re discussing the realities of waste management in Argentina and the lengths that people go to in order to be just a li…

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Oct. 11, 2021

Bringing Back Reusable Glass Bottle with Caren McNamara | Ep 67

Years ago, the return and reuse of glass bottles was common practice, but when convenience began to dominate the messaging around…

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Oct. 4, 2021

Plastic Shouldn't Last Forever - How to Make Plastic Biodegrade | Ep …

Polymers, additives, and everything it takes to make plastic packaging plus how to make it biodegrade under various environments.…

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Sept. 17, 2021

Packaging Design & Recycling: How France Will Save the World From Pla…

In this episode Evelio (@eveliomattos) speaks to Vincent Colard of Citeo.com a company working hand in hand with packaging design…

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Aug. 3, 2021

Sustainable Packaging & The Packaging Revolution | Ep. 56

What is the packaging revolution? How sustainability is a communal concept and requires legal enforcement to be effective. Societ…

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July 29, 2021

Top 10 Secrets to Designing Sustainable Packaging Revealed | Ep. 55

Everything you need to consider when thinking of deigning sustainable packaging. Materials, processes, questions, and what sustai…

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July 27, 2021

Sonos Packaging : How to Design Packaging for a Sustainable Future | …

Jeremy Etchison & Ben Blanchard are the dynamic duo behind SONOS ' Roam packaging. Their team of designers and engineers executed…

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July 9, 2021

Recycling Packaging 1 Material at a Time w/ Simon Van Leuven | Ep 51

Learn what happens to packaging after it's picked for recycling and how to design packaging that increases the chances of actuall…

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May 28, 2021

Packaging Life Cycle Analysis w/ Neil Shackleton | EP 48

What is a Life Cycle Analysis (LCA) and how can you use it to make packaging decisions? If you're a packaging buyer, a packaging …

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May 19, 2021

How To Innovate Sustainable Packaging like AB InBev| EP 47

AB InBev's Global Director of Innovation - Packaging, Keenan Thompson shares the process their Global Innovation Technology team …

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