52 episodes

Living ethically should be easier. Curious about a zero waste lifestyle? Want to know what the “circular economy” or “slow fashion” really means? Each episode, brought to you from Brightly.eco by ethical experts Laura Alexander Wittig and Liza Moiseeva, features daily, actionable tips to help you live your life more sustainably. Start changing the world by listening to a new, bite-sized episode every other week. For more info, visit https://brightly.eco/podcast

Good Together: Ethical, Eco-Friendly, Sustainable Living Brightly

    • Leisure
    • 4.4 • 368 Ratings

Living ethically should be easier. Curious about a zero waste lifestyle? Want to know what the “circular economy” or “slow fashion” really means? Each episode, brought to you from Brightly.eco by ethical experts Laura Alexander Wittig and Liza Moiseeva, features daily, actionable tips to help you live your life more sustainably. Start changing the world by listening to a new, bite-sized episode every other week. For more info, visit https://brightly.eco/podcast

    10 Ways to Have an Eco-Friendly Halloween

    10 Ways to Have an Eco-Friendly Halloween

    What if we told you the scariest part of Halloween isn't the ghouls or frights – it's the amount of waste you can generate celebrating it. In this episode, we discuss how to creatively reuse your pumpkins after the holiday, low-budget and sustainable costume options, and more. For show notes, visit https://brightly.eco/10-ways-to-have-an-eco-friendly-sustainable-halloween/

    • 44 min
    7 Ways to Make Your Closet Sustainable

    7 Ways to Make Your Closet Sustainable

    Our everyday clothing is an exciting form of personal expression.  Both necessary and artistic, timeless and of the moment, the clothes we wear say so much about us. But the fashion industry has a dark side: it produces 10% of all global carbon emissions and consumes nearly 1.5 trillion liters of water each year. Elizabeth Cline, author of The Conscious Closet: The Revolutionary Guide to Looking Good While Doing Good, talked about the current state of the fashion industry and shared seven ways that we can cultivate a more conscious, ethical, and sustainable closet. For show notes and more, head to brightly.eco/podcast

    • 43 min
    Fair Trade 101: The Most Popular Ethical Certification, Explained

    Fair Trade 101: The Most Popular Ethical Certification, Explained

    It's Fair Trade Month, giving us yet another reason to love the month of October. Buying fair trade is the perfect way to spend your dollars for good. Fair Trade labels can be confusing, though, so we’re sharing exactly what fair trade means and how it affects workers worldwide. We’re also breaking down the nine core principles of fair trade and three easy ways for you to get involved in the fair trade movement. For show notes and more, head to brightly.eco/podcast

    • 33 min
    How Fast Furniture Fails Our Planet + What You Can Do About It

    How Fast Furniture Fails Our Planet + What You Can Do About It

    Stephen Kuhl, co-founder of Burrow, joins us to chat about why it’s important to prioritize purchasing sustainable pieces from your home and why we should all “forget” fast furniture. Every year, over nine million tons of furniture end up in landfills, stemming from the sheer volume of low quality, low cost furniture sold by the likes of the big box stores. These cheap products serve a short term function for budget conscious consumers, but in the long run may cost consumers more money and come at the expense of our planet. For show notes, head to https://brightly.eco/podcast

    • 31 min
    How Your Daily Coffee Habit Can Create Change

    How Your Daily Coffee Habit Can Create Change

    400 million cups of joe are poured every day in the United States. It’s obvious that we love coffee a latte! With International Coffee Day coming up on September 29th, now is the perfect time to think about how you can sip sustainably. We’re sharing how coffee is made, where it comes from, what certifications to look out for on your coffee bags, and easy ways to make sure that every sip is both ethical and delicious. For show notes and more, go to brightly.eco/podcast

    • 37 min
    Why Is the World On Fire?

    Why Is the World On Fire?

    Stanford climate scientist and professor Noah Diffenbaugh joins us to discuss the link between wildfires and climate change. From Seattle to Portland to the Bay Area, it seems like the whole West Coast is covered in bright orange skies and billowing smoke. Wildfires aren’t a new phenomenon, but we are seeing more and more of them each year. In this episode, Noah shares how our actions contribute to global warming and what we need to do to stop climate change on both an individual and global scale. For show notes and more, head to brightly.eco/podcast

    • 31 min

Customer Reviews

4.4 out of 5
368 Ratings

368 Ratings

mjfee ,

A Tree Hugger’s Dream

I love this podcast! I’ve learned a lot from listening to it and love how they make ethical and sustainable living approachable and positive.

Bphil98 ,

Really great first step to living a more eco friendly life!

It’s nice to have a place that talks about every aspect of being better for the planet! I think this is a great option for anyone that just wants to learn more and do better 😊

MotherofCalicos ,

Great podcast for beginners!

This is a great podcast for people who want to begin living a sustainable lifestyle!

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