What is the Circular Economy Game In the Loop? with Katherine Whalen | Getting in the Loop Podcast

What is the Circular Economy Game In the Loop? with Katherine Whalen | Getting in the Loop Podcast

What is the Circular Economy Game In the Loop? with Katherine Whalen Episode 026: Podcast Show Notes Today I’m sharing the story of the In the Loop circular economy game! In this solocast episode you’ll hear why the In the Loop game was created, how the game became a reality, and why I’m a fan of gamification. I share how the In the Loop game helps players to start thinking about moving towards a circular –rather than linear- economy and who’s been playing. Podcast Highlights 1:45 Who am I? 4:00 The In the Loop game story 7:00 What are critical…
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Accelerating Circular Economy in the USA with Kate Daly | Getting in the Loop Podcast

Accelerating Circular Economy in the USA with Kate Daly | Getting in the Loop Podcast

Accelerating Circular Economy in the USA with Kate Daly Episode 025: Podcast Show Notes Today we’re welcoming Kate Daly of Closed Loop Partners to the podcast. In this episode you will learn about how Closed Loop Partners is working with US companies to help accelerate the transition to a circular economy. Kate tells us why companies are motivated to work on circularity and shares examples of recent projects including a challenge to ‘Reinvent the Paper Cup’ as part of the NExt Gen consortium founded by McDonald’s, Starbucks, and Closed Loop Partners. Podcast Highlights and Circular Economy Takeaways 2:30 Kate’s impressions…
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Moving to a Circular Economy with Walter Stahel (Part 2) | Getting in the Loop Podcast

Moving to a Circular Economy with Walter Stahel (Part 2) | Getting in the Loop Podcast

Moving to a Circular Economy with Walter Stahel (Part 2) Episode 024: Podcast Show Notes In Part Two of our special two-part episode, we return with the founding father of the Performance Economy Dr. Walter Stahel. Today we learn about the work he is currently doing to accelerate the transition to a more circular economy. You will hear about his new book, The Circular Economy: A User’s Guide, including why he was motivated to write the book in the first place and why he thinks the most important part of circular economy is YOU. Podcast Highlights and Circular Economy Takeaways…
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Moving to a Circular Economy with Walter Stahel (Part 1) | Getting in the Loop Podcast

Moving to a Circular Economy with Walter Stahel (Part 1) | Getting in the Loop Podcast

Moving to a Circular Economy with Walter Stahel (Part 1) Episode 023: Podcast Show Notes In this special two-part episode, we hear from the founding father of the Performance Economy Dr. Walter Stahel. In today’s episode (Part One), we learn about Walter’s background, how his work on the performance economy began, and his experience finding arguments to convince people that buying performance rather than products makes sense for business as well as the environment. I also announce the winner of our special book giveaway in collaboration with Catherine Weetman!  Podcast Highlights and Circular Economy Takeaways 4:30 Walter’s background and how…
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Packaging and plastics in a circular economy with Olaf Boerner | Getting in the Loop Podcast

Packaging and plastics in a circular economy with Olaf Boerner | Getting in the Loop Podcast

Packaging and plastics in a circular economy with Olaf Boerner Episode 022: Podcast Show Notes Today we’re talking with Olaf Boerner about plastics and packaging in a circular economy. In this episode, you will learn about current trends in the plastics industry and packaging sector, discover what it means to be plastic free and the tradeoffs associated with it, and hear about practicalities related to recycling plastics. Get ready to be shocked when you find out what things you use everyday that contain plastic! !!! SPECIAL GIVEAWAY !!! Catherine Weetman (Episode 008) and I have teamed up again for a…
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