Sustainable Business Covered podcast: Seabins, Airlabs and EV tours with UPS
Episode 45 of the Sustainable Business Covered podcast sees edie travel to UPS' Camden depot to discuss the electric vehicle revolution, before heading to the Greentech Challenge to see how innovators are combatting air pollution and ocean plastics.
The Sustainable Business Covered podcast returns to bring more exclusive interviews and insight from the world of sustainability. Episode 45 sees edie travel to London to deliver four exclusive interviews.
Firstly, UPS’ director of sustainability Peter Harris discusses the firm’s transition to electric vehicles (EVs) and how that fits in with London’s desire to become the world’s greenest city.
Following that discussion, edie heads to the Greentech Challenge, hosted by the Social Stock Exchange and Future Planets, to speak to the Seabin Project on its quest to rid the ocean of plastics and Airlab’s chief executive Sophie Power to discuss how collaborations with the likes of Stella McCartney have helped with their air-purifying quest. Finally, edie speaks with the Impact Investment Network’s chief executive Debbie Ryan to discuss the road to commercialisation for start-ups, not pitching your purpose and marmalade.
The podcast also explores the success stories and innovations of the week, as well as a special quiz to celebrate edie’s 20th anniversary.
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