Switch

Switch

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Welcome to Switch! We want to connect real people to topics they care and are curious about, but without the jargon or BS. Join us as we chat about all things sustainability-related and how they intersect with our daily lives - from eating out, to what…


29: Snacking sustainably with Nibs etc
Nov 11 • 35 min
The most sustainable granola fighting food waste by using food pulp as their main ingredient.
28: Packaging? That’s noissue.
Oct 28 • 36 min
Lydia and Ashna are with Ben from noissue learning all about sustainable branded tissue paper.
27: Smells good, with Coconut Matter
Oct 21 • 36 min
We are with Coconut Matters, a beautifully designed cosmetic company focusing on using coconuts within deodorants.
26 Fairtrade Foundation: Buy Fair. Give Fair. Live Fair.
Oct 13 • 44 min
We are celebrating Fairtrade’s 25th anniversary of their mark, and learn all about the great things they are working on.
25: Fash Hun: Garments with a purpose, with Gung Ho
Oct 7 • 40 min
We are with Gung Ho an ethical fashion brand that educates through design
24: The Food Sharing Revolution, with OLIO
Sep 23 • 50 min
Lyd and Ash speak to Tessa, co-founder of OLIO, the food sharing app helping fight food waste.
23 Working Out: Is It Sustainable?
Sep 16 • 35 min
How can sustainability be considered when you work out? This episode we chat about the connection of fitness & the environment.
22 Transport: Planes, Trains & Automobiles
Sep 9 • 44 min
Lydia and Ashna talk about transport, its impact and what we can do about it.
21: Drinking with Mutha Nature, with MOJU Drinks
Sep 2 • 48 min
On this guest episode we chat to co-founder of Moju a performance drink straight from Mutha Nature
20: Oddly Delicious with Oddbox
Aug 19 • 48 min
Ashna and Lydia speak to Emilie Vanpoperinghe, co-founder of Oddbox, a subscription-based wonky fruit and veg box delivery service.
19 Beauty: Time For A Mak-‘eco’-ver
Aug 12 • 49 min
Ashna and Lydia dissect the impacts of the beauty industry, some of the solutions brands are developing and their best ‘quick-wins’.
18: Staying Curiously Conscious with Ethical Influencers
Aug 5 • 42 min
We chat with blogger and founder of Ethical Influencers to learn all about how to influence for good.
17: Turning Up The Heat: Summer Q&A Special
Jul 29 • 39 min
Special Q&A episode where we answer all of your burning summer questions.
16 Eco-Luxe: Pillow Talk with Tutaka
Jul 22 • 51 min
This week we speak to Alex and Franzi, co-founders of Tutaka, which helps the hospitality industry operate in a more sustainable way.
15: Bleed red, think green - with DAME
Jul 15 • 48 min
We chat to guest, Alec Mills, to learn all about the worlds first reusable tampon applicator and biodegradable, chemical-free tampons.
14 Nutrition: Health foods can be dull, let’s be Onist
Jul 8 • 69 min
We talk to Mary Lynch, founder of Onist Foods and previous senior nutritionist to Jamie Oliver.
13: #OnePlanetPlate with Food Made Good
Jul 1 • 59 min
Lydia and Ashna speak to Pete Hemingway, from the Sustainable Restaurant Association, about how the food-service industry impacts our planet and what many businesses are doing to combat this.
12: Eating more plants with allplants
Jun 24 • 46 min
We chat to guest, JP, co-founder of allplants where we learn all about their business and the beauty of eating more plants.
11 Festivals: Leaving Less Mess with Simon Heppner
Jun 17 • 29 min
Lydia and Ashna speak to Simon Heppner, Co-Founder of Leave Less Mess and the Sustainable Restaurant Association, about reducing the environmental impact of festivals.
10 Travel: Is sustainability on your packing list?
Jun 9 • 51 min
On this episode we discuss how we can be more conscious when on holiday, and understand what are the easy wins without compromising a good time.
9 Sustainability: Better Than Sex? With Ourgoodbrands
Jun 3 • 61 min
Ashna and Lydia talk to guest Maxime from Ourgoodbrands about why doing good is good for you
8 Activism: What I stand for is what I stand on
May 27 • 46 min
Why are we seeing people take a stand more now than ever? From global school strikes to engaging with your local MP, we discuss all the forms of activism and creating your own voice.
7 Is sustainability unisex? With Atlas & Ortus
May 20 • 51 min
On this guest episode we chat to Founder of Atlas & Ortus, Evie Calder, about her sustainability perspective and how she created a bad a** brand.
6 Palm Oil: It’s Aping Us Crazy
May 13 • 45 min
We address the issue of ‘palm oil’ - where it comes from, what it’s used for, what products contain it and why it’s got a bad reputation.
5 The Cheeky Panda: Your number 1 for your number 2
May 6 • 54 min
We chat to guest, Chris Forbes, to learn all about how bamboo is the way forward in the tissue industry.
4 Eating Out: Hungry For More
Apr 29 • 42 min
Is sustainability being served on the menu? This episode we chat about the challenges and pressures when dining, and how to navigate it all to find sustainable wins.
3 Plastic: Life In Plastic Isn’t Fantastic
Apr 22 • 50 min
Lydia and Ashna discuss plastics - recognising the challenges in industry as well as their own personal ones. And they discuss some of the solutions - sharing tips on cool products and brands they’ve discovered.
2 Toast Ale: The best thing since… you know what
Apr 22 • 58 min
We chat to guest, Rob Wilson, to learn all about Toast Ale and how they make craft beer from surplus bread.
1 Fashion: Sustainability En Vogue
Apr 22 • 37 min
In their first ever episode, Ashna and Lydia discuss fashion and some of its challenges around sustainability.
Welcome to Switch
Apr 17 • 1 min
An introduction to Switch, exploring all things sustainability-related and how they intersect with our daily lives