35 Episodes Refresh
Apr 06, 2021
Episode 20: Preparing for an ESG task force at the SECApril 06, 2021
Executive Director and NA Financial Services Sector Lead Don Reed speaks with podcast host Chris Peterson about the mixed messages coming from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) around a potential new task force for ESG. He shares an overview of the current situation at the SEC, market trends influencing the approach to monitoring ESG, and advice for how businesses can respond.
Mar 23, 2021
Episode 19: Joining the B Corp MovementMarch 23, 2021
Our host Chris Peterson delves into an inspiring conversation with our Chief Sustainability Officer Paul Crewe and special guest Kate Sandle, Director of Programmes & Engagement at B Lab UK, about what being part of the B CorpTM community means for businesses, employees, society, and of course, our planet. Hear about the story of Anthesis’ rigorous yet rewarding certification journey, and find out what the future holds for the B CorpTM movement and...
Mar 08, 2021
Wise Women in Waste | Episode 3: Aligning the Circular Economy with the Net Zero and Climate AgendaMarch 08, 2021
Our hosts, Debbie Hitchen and Claudia Amos are joined by Susan Harris, Technical Director for Circular Economy at Anthesis Group. This episode will delve into Susan’s international career journey in the sustainability industry and her insights into the circular economy across different sectors from a global perspective.
Mar 08, 2021
Wise Women in Waste | Episode 2: Waste Operations & PolicyMarch 08, 2021
In the second episode of the Wise Women in Waste podcast series, our podcast hosts are joined by Simone Aplin, Technical Director for Circularity, Waste data and Waste Crime at Anthesis, for a look back over her 20-year career and forwards to opportunities for the resource and waste management sector during the decisive decade.
Mar 08, 2021
Wise Women in Waste | Episode 1: Introduction to the SectorMarch 08, 2021
In the first episode of the Wise Women in Waste podcast series, we hear from Claudia Amos and Debbie Hitchen as they share their experiences within the waste, resources and recycling industry.
Feb 25, 2021
Episode 18: Human Rights Violations in Global Supply ChainsFebruary 25, 2021
As the world demands more transparency of goods and services across the world, companies will have to face up to the need to ensure human rights are considered across the whole value chain. What does this mean for your company? Listen and find out.
Dec 15, 2020
Ep 17: Implications for U.S. Climate Action Under a Biden AdministrationDecember 15, 2020
In our latest episode of Activating Sustainability, Executive Directors George Favaloro and Josh Whitney discuss noteworthy elements of president-elect Joe Biden’s climate plans, including insights from participating in the “Clean Energy for Biden” working group. They address the pressing challenges ahead, and the implications of this climate plan for the market. Useful links to learn more about climate action under the Biden administration: — Biden-Harris Administration Climate Plans...
Oct 30, 2020
Ep 16: The Drivers, Barriers, + Opportunities in Advanced RecyclingOctober 30, 2020
In Episode 16 of Activating Sustainability, host Chris Peterson is joined by Anthesis’ Claudia Amos, Technical Director of Waste Infrastructure & Commercial Due Diligence in the UK and special guest Paula Luu, Director at the Center for the Circular Economy – Closed Loop Partners’ innovation center. In this episode, Paula and Claudia break down the basics of advanced recycling of plastic waste, and the diverse drivers, solutions and challenges in the circular economy for plastics. Closed...
Oct 30, 2020
Infinite Sustainable PackagingOctober 30, 2020
This podcast introduces Infinite Sustainable Packaging, a unique end-to-end solution for sustainable packaging design. Host Dean Sanders is joined by Anthesis’ Debbie Hitchen, Director for Sustainable Products, Circularity and Chemistry, and Mike Webster, Director of 3D Structure & Experience at 1HQ, to hear about how the new partnership came about and the importance of packaging in driving real sustainable behaviour change for consumers.
Sep 30, 2020
Ep 15: The Evolution of Environmental EducationSeptember 30, 2020
In Episode 15, our host Chris Peterson is joined by Marta Lacruz Sobré, Director of the Education division at Anthesis Lavola to discuss environmental education and the importance of teaching children who may go on to be future policy decision makers and consumers. Key highlights include: - The evolution – over decades – of environmental education - Keys to effective teaching - Adapting communication styles in the era of COVID - Capturing moments to engage and deepen understanding of...