Sustainability Episodes

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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April 8, 2021

Is Plastic Packaging As Bad As You've Heard? | Ep. 44

The number one rated plastics material expert, Dr. Chris DeArmitt talks about his research on plastic and plastic packaging waste…

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March 22, 2021

What is Seaweed Packaging? It's NOTPLA | Ep.43

NOTPLA is a seaweed based material used for packaging liquids and now is being turned into heatsealable films that are completely…

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Jan. 7, 2021

Circular Packaging Design | Ep.38

When you hear the term circular packaging design or circular economy, many people confuse it to mean recycling. Even though the …

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Dec. 9, 2020

Making Good Packaging Design Decisions w/ Adam Peek | Ep. 35

We've all heard E. Adam Peek host his packaging podcast The People of Packaging, so intros episode we turn the tables and ask him…

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Nov. 30, 2020

Guide to Sustainable Packaging Suppliers | Ep. 34

Interested in sustainable packaging? Learn how to source materials, designers, and manufacturers with Guacamole Airplane's Packag…

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Nov. 23, 2020

What is How 2 Recycle Labeling & Packaging Design | Ep. 33

What is How to Recycle labeling? We talk to Kelly Cramer, the Lead @ How2Recycle.com, a team that helps packaging designers, bran…

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