26 episodes

At Epic, we cover stories of startups and small businesses that have planet Earth as a stakeholder and are working towards enhancing daily human lives(think: sustainability, education, healthcare, mental health, self-development).

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At Epic, we cover stories of startups and small businesses that have planet Earth as a stakeholder and are working towards enhancing daily human lives(think: sustainability, education, healthcare, mental health, self-development).

epicstories.substack.com

    CityTaps

    CityTaps

    In this episode of Sustainable Epics, listen to Grégoire Landel discuss CityTaps, a company whose vision is to help bring running water to every urban home, to boost the health, dignity and productivity of the urban poor in developing countries.

    In this episode, we discussed:
    01:02 - The water crisis
    06:15 - CityTaps' mission
    13:10 - Pay-as-you-go system
    19:46 - Starting CityTaps
    27:57 - The biggest challenge
    35:18 - The road ahead

    Follow us on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/theepic
    Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/letsmakeitepic
    Epic's Website: https://www.theepic.ca/
    CityTaps' website- https://www.citytaps.org/
    Music: https://www.bensound.com

    This is a public episode. If you would like to discuss this with other subscribers or get access to bonus episodes, visit epicstories.substack.com

    • 42 min
    Refillable

    Refillable

    In this episode of Sustainable Epics, listen to Purav Desai talk about Refillable, a company that is changing the face of packaging and consumption with products that are durable, BPA and BPS free, and are professionally cleaned and sanitized in a commercial washing center.

    In this episode we discuss:
    01:10 - What Refillable offers
    01:43 - Convenience and accessibility
    05:15 - The issue of plastic waste
    06:37 - Setting up the company
    08:26 - Challenges in the journey
    09:56 - Spreading Awareness
    10:59 - The road ahead

    Follow us on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/theepic
    Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/letsmakeitepic
    Epic's Website: https://www.theepic.ca/
    Refillable's website- https://refillable.store/
    Music: https://www.bensound.com

    This is a public episode. If you would like to discuss this with other subscribers or get access to bonus episodes, visit epicstories.substack.com

    • 12 min
    Respose India

    Respose India

    In this episode of Sustainable Epics, listen to DB Prabhu talk about Respose India, which is working to facilitate responsible disposal of anything. Their recycling arm provides indigenous plant and machinery and consulting services for recycling electronic waste in India.

    In this episode, we discussed:
    01:32 - How it all started
    04:44 - The e-waste problem
    09:14 - How's Respose solving it
    11:29 - Challenges on the journey
    14:39 - Mentoring enviro-preneurs
    16:39 - The road ahead

    Follow us on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/theepic
    Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/letsmakeitepic
    Epic's Website: https://www.theepic.ca/
    Respose India's website- https://www.resposeindia.com/
    Music: https://www.bensound.com

    This is a public episode. If you would like to discuss this with other subscribers or get access to bonus episodes, visit epicstories.substack.com

    • 20 min
    Kabo

    Kabo

    In this episode of Social Epics, listen Vino talk about Kabo, the best online canine nutrition experts to formulate healthy and tasty recipes even the pickiest eaters will approve, connecting pet parents with licensed veterinarians from the safety of their homes.

    In this episode, we discussed:
    00:40 - Kabo's mission
    01:07 - What shaped the company
    06:01 - How Kabo works
    10:48 - A personalized experience
    14:30 - Local manufacturing
    17:56 - Starting the company
    21:28 - Future of Kabo

    Follow us on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/theepic
    Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/letsmakeitepic
    Epic's Website: https://www.theepic.ca/
    Kabo’s Website: https://kabo.co/

    Music: https://www.bensound.com

    This is a public episode. If you would like to discuss this with other subscribers or get access to bonus episodes, visit epicstories.substack.com

    • 24 min
    TMPL Sportswear

    TMPL Sportswear

    In this episode of Social Epics, listen to Basil Farano talk about TMPL, a sportswear company with the mission to create clean performance sportswear that is better for the planet, the body, and the human race.

    In this episode:

    00:42 - Problems with sportswear
    04:59 - What makes TMPL different
    07:18 - Finding manufacturers
    09:58 - Starting TMPL
    11:44 - Creating a sustainable brand
    13:34 - Future of TMPL

    Follow us on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/theepic
    Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/letsmakeitepic
    Epic's Website: https://www.theepic.ca/
    Music: https://www.bensound.com

    This is a public episode. If you would like to discuss this with other subscribers or get access to bonus episodes, visit epicstories.substack.com

    • 16 min
    A Friendlier Company

    A Friendlier Company

    In this episode of Sustainable Epics, listen to Kayli and Jacquie talk about A Friendlier Company, which is on a mission to simplify reuse and to make a reuse system that is so easy, it is the default for all packaging.

    In this episode we discussed:

    00:38 - How it works
    02:17 - Why the food industry
    02:59 - Starting the company
    05:02 - Challenges to the company
    07:07 - What lies ahead

    Follow us on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/theepic
    Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/letsmakeitepic
    Epic's Website: https://www.theepic.ca/
    Music: https://www.bensound.com

    This is a public episode. If you would like to discuss this with other subscribers or get access to bonus episodes, visit epicstories.substack.com

    • 8 min

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