24 episodes

Sustainability Now is engaged in the exploration and proliferation of cutting edge sustainable technologies that solve planetary problems related to food, energy, housing, water, waste, health, economics and consciousness. http://www.sustainabilitynow.global
with Host Mira Rubin

Sustainability Now - exploring technologies and paradigms to shape a world that works Mira Rubin & Scott Bille

    • Philosophy

Sustainability Now is engaged in the exploration and proliferation of cutting edge sustainable technologies that solve planetary problems related to food, energy, housing, water, waste, health, economics and consciousness. http://www.sustainabilitynow.global
with Host Mira Rubin

    023 Eat the world - an intro to wild food foraging w/ Lynn Landes

    023 Eat the world - an intro to wild food foraging w/ Lynn Landes

    Rich in free nutritional and medicinal fare, nature serves up a bountiful table as a solution to food insecurity. Learn more in this introductory and informative jaunt into the world of wild food foraging with Philadelphia expert, Lynn Landes.

    • 42 min
    022 Healthy Buildings Make Happier People w/ Emily Winer

    022 Healthy Buildings Make Happier People w/ Emily Winer

    The environments in which we work and play impact our health and well-being in a multitude of ways. Emily Winer of the International WELL Building Institute (IWBI) explains how the pioneering WELL standard supports people and communities to thrive.

    • 50 min
    021 - How Garbage is Killing the Urban Metabolism

    021 - How Garbage is Killing the Urban Metabolism

    This is an eye-opening and myth-busting interview, exposing some uncomfortable truths and challenging us to better solutions. A deeper understanding of the single use product life-cycle makes it clear that sustainability can’t happen until we dispose of disposables and our “convenience-driven” lifestyles to embrace reusables and renewables.

    • 1 hr
    020 Crestone CO - 30 Years of Alternative Energy and Housing

    020 Crestone CO - 30 Years of Alternative Energy and Housing

    Hear from Donovan Spitzman, Lisa Bodey and Nick Nevares, to learn about the Crestone Energy fair — the oldest energy fair in the nation, celebrating its 30th anniversary this year. Crestone is a Mecca for the alternative building movement with structures including climate battery buildings, papercrete and cordwood houses, earthships, straw bale homes and more. The fair incorporates home tours and building demonstrations, alternative energy solutions, vendors, music and more.

    • 59 min
    019 Stepping up to the Plastic-Free Challenge with Ali DySard of Moms Organic Market

    019 Stepping up to the Plastic-Free Challenge with Ali DySard of Moms Organic Market

    Plastic is EVERYWHERE! Plastic containers, packaging and products fill our stores, and microplastics poison the food we eat and the water we drink. Clearly, we have a global addiction that is crying out for a cure.

    How can retail establishments and individuals wean themselves from our reliance on plastic?

    MOM’s Organic Market has some ideas about that. With a 32 year history and 19 stores in the Mid-Atlantic region, MOM’s is on a mission to protect and restore the environment—and they walk their

    • 54 min
    018 Architecting the Future w/ Paul Richardson

    018 Architecting the Future w/ Paul Richardson

    Bio-Architect Paul Richardson builds buildings and community where shelter transcends a roof and four walls to become fully self-reliant, self-regenerative, and economically viable—producing food and clean water, and managing and re-using all waste in balance with nature. Paul founded Haven Earth SEED (Stewardship Education & Ecological Design) Training Center to create a template for eco-communities through self-reliant living, earth architecture, community building, and permaculture techniques.

    • 51 min

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Great show Mira

So much wonderful information Mira. Thank you. ♥️🌍♥️

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Building a Global Network w Tom Moroz

I really enjoyed listening to this podcast, being in a health and environmentally friendly business some times I feel little bit out of place. Having a community groups that Tom was talking about, where one can join it would be wonderful. Getting this groups of people to support each other’s mission will make changing world more easy.
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Expanding consciousness and sustainability

Mira and Scott, the founders, get the importance of not just doing sustainable habits, projects and lifestyle changes but expanding our individual consciousness combined with transforming the systems and structures of our culture. Very interesting interviews.

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