So Circular Radio Show/Podcast

 

So Circular is a radio show/podcast by Remix Plastic that discusses sustainability and circular economy. We provide individuals ways they can make a positive change in the world and give local examples of circular economy in action. 

When: Next airing 8.30pm 14 Nov 
Where: Plains FM 96.9 (listen live or stream on demand)
Also available on iTunes, Spotify and Stitcher

Brought to you by Plains FM with sponsorship from The Rubbish Whisperer. 

   


Supported with funding from NZ on Air

General Resources
Episode 1: Circular Economy

Listen: Plains FM Link 
Airing: 13th Nov, 9.30am, Plains FM
Resources:
Again Again cup lending system

Container Deposit Scheme (as part of the Product Stewardship Scheme)

The Ellen MacArthur Foundation is a charity registered in the UK registered charity which aims to inspire a generation to re-think, re-design & build a positive future through the framework of a circular economy.

The (Pātaka Kai) Open Street Pantry Movement - community pantries around NZ

Episode 2: The Buyerachy of Needs

Airing: 11th Dec, 9.30am, Plains FM
Resources: 

Zero Carbon Bill Passed!
Happy Cow Milk Company (reached their crowdfunding goal in less than 24 hours!)

Episode 3: Fitting sustainability goals into busy modern lifestyles

Airing: 8th Jan, 9.30am, Plains FM

Episode 4: Communicating sustainability

Airing: 12th Feb, 9.30am, Plains FM

Episode 5: Mythbusting compostable packaging

Airing: 11th Mar, 9.30am, Plains FM

Episode 6: Fast fashion (Fashion Revolution - April)

Airing: 8th Apr, 9.30am, Plains FM


Other topics to be covered:
  • Bulk food shopping and household plastic reduction
  • Sharing economy
  • Modern tech - greenwashing or real progress?
  • Mythbusting recycling
  • Politics of sustainability: how local councils and politicians intend to promote and legislate sustainability
  • Sustainable gifts and parties
  • How second hand shopping will change the world
  • Composting and food waste