Sustainability Defined

By Jay Siegel & Scott Breen

Sustainability Defined is the podcast that defines sustainability, one concept (and one bad joke) at a time. Hosted by Jay Siegel and Scott Breen. Each episode focuses on a topic that pushes sustainability forward. We explain each topic with an experienced pro, place it within our organizational tree, and help listeners define what exactly sustainability is, episode by episode.

  1. 1.
    Ep 58: Biotechnology and Sustainability with John Melo and Beth Bannerman (Amyris)
    57:48
  2. 2.
    *UPDATED* Ep 16: Sustainable Beer with Katie Wallace (New Belgium Brewing)
    54:11
  3. 3.
    Ep 57: Energy Storage with Marek Kubik (Fluence)
    1:09:42
  4. 4.
    *UPDATED* Ep 32: Reversing Global Warming with Paul Hawken (Project Drawdown)
    1:04:43
  5. 5.
    Ep 56: Sustainability & Spirits with Sophie Kelly (Bulleit Frontier Whiskey) and Eric Sprague (American Forests)
    1:03:46
  6. 6.
    Ep 55: 2020 Holiday Hodge-Podge
    56:07
  7. 7.
    Ep 54: Racism and the Modern Environmental Movement with Faith Briggs (Global Works Community Fund)
    1:23:53
  8. 8.
    Ep 53: Pollinators with Rob Davis (Center for Pollinators in Energy), Kevin Hackett (NativeEnergy), and Elysa Hammond (Clif Bar & Company)
    59:59
  1. 9.
    Ep 52: Feminine Hygiene Products with Celia Pool and Alec Mills (DAME)
    58:15
  2. 10.
    Atypical Ep 1: Racial Justice, Favorite Sustainability Articles & Listener Voicemails
    42:23
  3. 11.
    Ep 51: Urban Greening with Sandra Albro (Holden Forests & Gardens)
    1:00:37
  4. 12.
    Ep 50: Hospitals and Sustainability with Julie Moyle (Practice Greenhealth)
    1:05:02
  5. 13.
    Ep 49: e-Mobility with Giovanni Bertolino (Enel X)
    1:03:26
  6. 14.
    *UPDATED* Ep 1: Electric Bikes with Amber Wason (Riide)
    49:09
  7. 15.
    Ep 48: Careers in Sustainability with Trish Kenlon (Sustainable Career Pathways)
    1:13:15
  8. 16.
    Ep 47: Soil Carbon with Jennifer Cooper and Jeff Bernicke (NativeEnergy) and Hana Kajimura (Allbirds)
    1:05:52
  9. 17.
    Ep 46: 2019 Holiday Hodge-Podge
    51:38
  10. 18.
    Ep 45: Sustainable Aquaculture with Sophie Ryan (Global Salmon Initiative)
    59:11
  11. 19.
    Ep 44: Biomimicry with Nicole Miller (Biomimicry 3.8)
    39:39
  12. 20.
    Ep 43: High Speed Rail with Andy Kunz (U.S. High Speed Rail Association)
    53:31
  13. 21.
    Ep 42: Climate Advocacy with Brady Walkinshaw (Grist) and Varshini Prakash (Sunrise Movement)
    54:13
  14. 22.
    Ep 41: Equity in Cities with Rob Phocas (City of Charlotte) and Jerry Tinianow (City of Denver)
    58:21
  15. 23.
    Hiatus Ep #3: Big Data and Sustainability with Kate Brandt (Google)
    54:57
  16. 24.
    Hiatus Ep #2: Supply Chain Emissions with Zach Freeze (Walmart)
    49:47
  17. 25.
    Hiatus Ep #1: Sustainable Beer with Katie Wallace (New Belgium Brewing Company)
    38:23
  18. 26.
    Ep 40: University Sustainability with Penn State University
    52:16
  19. 27.
    Ep 39: Energy Efficiency with Scott Tew (Ingersoll Rand)
    50:39
  20. 28.
    *UPDATED* Ep 6: Food Waste with Ann Yang and Phil Wong (Misfit Foods)
    53:03
  21. 29.
    Ep 38: Holiday Hodge-Podge of sustainable gift ideas, climate change migrants, and guests from the Stockholm Resilience Centre, Grosvenor Real Estate, and the Woodrow Wilson Center
    58:54
  22. 30.
    Ep 37: Offshore Wind Energy with Benj Sykes (Orsted) and Liz Burdock (Business Network for Offshore Wind)
    41:18
  23. 31.
    Ep 36: Green Burial with Elizabeth Fournier (Cornerstone Funeral Services)
    54:36
  24. 32.
    Ep 35: Sustainable Beauty and Personal Care Products with Danielle Azoulay (L'Oreal USA)
    45:59
  25. 33.
    Ep 34: Biodegradable Products with Susanna Carson (BSIbio Packaging Solutions)
    47:15
  26. 34.
    Ep 33: Sustainable Tourism with Daniella Foster (Hilton)
    59:01
  27. 35.
    Ep 32: Reversing Global Warming with Paul Hawken (Project Drawdown)
    51:42
  28. 36.
    *UPDATED* Ep 11: Climate Change Communication with Ed Maibach (Center for Climate Change Communication)
    48:11
  29. 37.
    Ep 31: LIVE Recording of Existing Buildings Keynote with Jay and Scott (U.S. Green Building Council keynote speech)
    57:24
  30. 38.
    Ep 30: Green Finance with Joel Makower (GreenBiz Group)
    49:53
  31. 39.
    Ep 29: Green Aviation with John Mandyck (United Technologies)
    38:01
  32. 40.
    Ep 28: Marketing Sustainability with Soli Townsend (Futerra)
    52:06
  33. 41.
    Ep 27: Sustainability and Art with Annie Griffiths (National Geographic and Ripple Effect Images) + Holiday Gift Ideas
    30:45
  34. 42.
    Ep 26: Big Data and Sustainability with Kate Brandt (Google)
    44:30
  35. 43.
    Ep 25: Supply Chain Emissions & Walmart's Project Gigaton with Zach Freeze
    43:01
  36. 44.
    Ep 24: Plastics with Andrew Almack (Plastics for Change) and Monique Oxender (Keurig Green Mountain)
    54:30
  37. 45.
    Ep 23: Agroecology with Steve Brescia (Groundswell International)
    45:56
  38. 46.
    Ep 22: Circular Economy with Jennifer Gerholdt (U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation) and Angela Nahikian (Steelcase)
    54:10
  39. 47.
    Ep 21: Water Infrastructure with Will Sarni (Water Foundry, LLC)
    41:58
  40. 48.
    Ep 20: Conservatism and Climate Change with Bob Inglis (Republic(en))
    46:21
  41. 49.
    Ep 19: Sustainability in the C-Suite with Colin Dyer (JLL)
    39:37
  42. 50.
    Ep 18: Sustainable Apparel with Jeff Denby (The Renewal Workshop)
    42:06

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