12 episodes

Mastering Sustainability offers mini masterclasses on a myriad of topics that fall under the vast umbrella of Sustainability. Hosted by Okeanos Sustainable Partnerships Manager, Madeline Armstrong, who holds a masters degree in Sustainable Business, and co-host Degredation Innovation Director Ray Loflin, Mastering Sustainability brings together experts and academics to break down topics that many emerging sustainability professionals have yet to master.

Mastering Sustainability Madeline Armstrong, Ray Loflin

    • Science
    • 5.0 • 17 Ratings

Mastering Sustainability offers mini masterclasses on a myriad of topics that fall under the vast umbrella of Sustainability. Hosted by Okeanos Sustainable Partnerships Manager, Madeline Armstrong, who holds a masters degree in Sustainable Business, and co-host Degredation Innovation Director Ray Loflin, Mastering Sustainability brings together experts and academics to break down topics that many emerging sustainability professionals have yet to master.

    S1-E11: Crafting Impactful Environmental Legislation in the Middle East

    S1-E11: Crafting Impactful Environmental Legislation in the Middle East

    On Episode 11 of Mastering Sustainability, we welcome Monir Bou Ghanem, Policy Advisor at the Abu Dhabi Environment Agency. In this episode, Monir explains how environmental advocates are at a crossroads for policy, what drives environmental protection in the UAE, and how Abu Dhabi enacted the world’s most successful single-use bag ban. Resources:Abu Dhabi Environment AgencyFollow along on Instagram Connect with Monir on Linkedin!

    • 1 hr 11 min
    S1-E10: This Florida Non-Profit Makes Mermaids Into Magic For Marine Environments

    S1-E10: This Florida Non-Profit Makes Mermaids Into Magic For Marine Environments

    On Episode 10 of Mastering Sustainability, we welcome Shelby Thomas, CEO of the Ocean Rescue Alliance, a marine conservation and restoration nonprofit organization that uses artificial structures to enhance marine environments, build marine habitats, conduct restoration, protect coastlines, and connect communities through art. In this episode, Shelby dives into reef restoration using calcium carbonate, how 1000 mermaids can benefit marine life, and how nature and art co-exist harmoniously on ...

    • 53 min
    S1-E09: Are Your Favorite Sports Teams Scoring on Sustainability?

    S1-E09: Are Your Favorite Sports Teams Scoring on Sustainability?

    On Episode 9 of Mastering Sustainability, we welcome Brad Vogel from the Green Sports Alliance, an organization that inspires professional sports leagues and their governing bodies, colleges, teams, venues, partners, and millions of fans to embrace sustainable practices. In this episode, Brad takes us onto the sidelines to understand the environmental impact of live sporting events, discusses the ways that teams and venues around the world are working to improve, and the role that the fans pl...

    • 1 hr 2 min
    S1-E08: Can Countertop Composting Turn Our Trash To Treasure?

    S1-E08: Can Countertop Composting Turn Our Trash To Treasure?

    On Episode 8 of Mastering Sustainability, we’re sitting down with Jeremy Lang, founder of Lomi, the world's first Smart Waste™ kitchen composter to talk about all things composting. In this conversation, we dig into the dirty side of waste management infrastructure, new technologies that are changing the game, and the opportunity to decentralize a decades-long industry.Reference Links: https://lomi.comhttps://pelacase.com

    • 1 hr 14 min
    S1-E07: COP28, a Conference With Consequences

    S1-E07: COP28, a Conference With Consequences

    On Episode 7 of Mastering Sustainability, we're wading into the nuances of global climate meetings including COP28 with Mike Green, leader of the Climate & Energy Working group at the American Sustainable Business Network and Director of Carbon Markets at Native, A Public Benefit Corporation.Together, we’re breaking these giant conferences and the topics they’ll tackle into bitesized pieces, including the forthcoming Global Plastics Treaty, the impact of the first Global Stocktake, and ca...

    • 55 min
    S1-E06: Do you know your ESG's?

    S1-E06: Do you know your ESG's?

    On Episode 6 of Mastering Sustainability, we're diving into sustainable supply chains with Jamie Mudrick and Sarah Moasser from EcoVadis, an ESG consultancy that helps companies to evaluate and improve the Environmental, Social and Governance aspects of their business. Together, we'll break down these three pivotal metrics, understand what drives corporations to be better, and though the task often seems insurmountable, learn how companies and their suppliers can make incremental improvements...

    • 1 hr 11 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
17 Ratings

17 Ratings

J.ARMY10 ,

Great topics and discussion

Wow! Been waiting for a podcast such as this! Excited to listen to more

Milkworm44 ,

6 star!

I struggle to find podcasts on sustainability and am loving this series so far!

Older but now wiser. ,

Greenwashing

An honest dive into a murky topic with people genuinely looking to make sense of it all. A gray investment of time.

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