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Top Tips We Learnt From Our SSS Guests

by Rebecca Veksler on January 13, 2022

Last year we launched our Sustainable Speaker Series, which was such a success that we turned it into a permanent podcast ❤️ Rebecca the founder of SoL Cups hosted these conversations in the hope to inspire and empower the SoL community to continue making sustainable choices in their everyday life, by speaking with some incredible brands and thought leaders. Here is a little wrap up of some of the top tips we walked away with from the 2021 season of talks

Georgia Mae

Embodies exactly what a soulmate is it somebody who is passionate inspiring empowered and excited to create change in her local community and share as much as she can as she learns about sustainability. 

 

Arnies Recon

50 million tons of electronics end up in landfill every single year. 

Arnies Recon goes out of their way to work through solutions to an incredibly complicated concept of doing the right thing with electronic materials that would normally end up in our landfills as a toxic carcinogenic problem to our environment and our health. 

 

MJ Bale 

From becoming completely carbon neutral along with some of the most innovative and new sustainable farming initiatives MJ Bale are leading the way as Australia’s most influential and game Changing pioneers in the world of sustainable premium fashion. 

 

Bangn Body

We talk about all things sustainability and circular thinking when it comes to One of the most wasteful industries in the world the beauty space. The Bangn Body team have spent years developing and perfecting one of the worlds first 100% recyclable range

 

OZ Harvest 

By just donating $5 ( your morning coffee) you can feed 10 vulnerable people! In Australia alone, we waste almost $30 billion on food waste! The impact this has on climate change in the environment is officially worse than the plastic, coal and aviation industries!

 

OrganiCup

Periods and period health is such an important conversation and in this highly single-use industry, OrganiCup lead the way in sustainability and producing incredible high-quality products to shake the female health industry! 

 

ESG Mark

We get to talk about the importance of ethics sustainability, education, certification and how incredibly vital it is for all consumers and brands to be more conscious when it comes to producing, manufacturing and importing products and why it’s so important to build a community and educational tool kit around this space.

 

TerraCycle

TerraCycle is a social enterprise Eliminating the Idea of Waste. In 21 countries, they tackle the issue from many angles. Leading companies work with them to take hard-to-recycle materials from their programs, such as ocean plastic, and turn them into new products, and their new Loop platform aims to change the way the world shops with favourite brands in refillable packaging offered with convenience and style.

 

Sustainable Salons

Sustainably-minded solutions are promoted to help the salon make greener choices. Their rewards program gives salons access to environmentally-friendly options for everyday salon products, such as eco cleaning products, recycled toilet paper, biodegradable coffee pods, recycled foil, biodegradable towels, biodegradable gloves and more.

 

Take3ForTheSea

Take 3 believes in simple actions to address complex problems.

How can we stop plastic pollution from killing wildlife and suffocating our planet?

 

Ocean Impact 

The organisation’s purpose is to transform ocean health through inspiration, innovation, and good business. Their mission is to support and accelerate ocean impact businesses. They help people start, grow and invest in businesses that positively impact the ocean. They provide a range of startup programs, mentoring, and support to help people to start, grow and invest in businesses that positively impact the ocean.