Sustainable Business Covered podcast: Geothermal waterparks and rubbish cafes
Episode 42 of the Sustainable Business Covered podcast sees edie travel to France to explore how geothermal energy is being used to heat a waterpark attraction at a Disney-owned resort, before visiting a café where food can be exchanged for waste plastics.
The latest edie podcast – and the last one before edie Live next week – sees edie travel to the outskirts of Paris to uncover how Villages Nature Paris tapped into geothermal energy to deliver on a holistic 10-step sustainability framework.
During the trip, edie sits down with the park’s corporate and social responsibility manager Emilie Riess to discuss how geothermal energy is just one sustainability aspect of a park hoping to reduce emissions, reuse waste and enhance biodiversity.
Later on in the episode, edie travels to London to visit Ecover’s pop-up “rubbish café”, which marks the launch of a new washing-up liquid range which comes in a new 100% recycled and 100% recyclable bottle. At the café, edie speaks to Ecover’s long-term innovation manager Tom Domen on what innovations to look out for in the fight against plastic.
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Tom Domen at edie Live
Tom Domen will be appearing on the Resource efficiency theatre stage at edie Live to discuss how businesses and individuals can combat plastic pollution.
Running between 22–23 May 2018, edie Live plans to show delegates how they can achieve their Mission Possible. Through the lens of energy, resources, the built environment, mobility and business leadership an array of expert speakers will be on hand to inspire delegates to achieve a sustainable future.
For more information and to register for edie Live 2018, click here.
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