The Circular Coffee Break Episode #4 – Innovation will be key for the green transition of the textile industry
With the textile and fashion industries in the middle of a huge green transition, the importance of alternative bio-based innovations, a more collaborative approach to help scale up, and transparency are more critical than ever.
There is a need for a common language and ecosystems to create a sustainable impact in the construction industry. The change needs to happen now!
Recycling, refurbishing, and reusing materials are the winning formula for profit in the future. The most crucial change needed in the economy is the mindset and the thinking of consumers.
Michael Hanf, Executive Partner at Taival Advisory, and his guest Jaakko Nauha, Business Development Director at Tracegrow, delve into the world of new business opportunity creations. The discussion revolves around the Neste NAPCON Algae initiative and a cleantech company Tracegrow that makes sustainable fertilizers out of micronutrients extracted and purified from recycled alkaline batteries. Keep listening to hear how to stop wasting waste and make waste into a product instead.
We are launching a new podcast on all things circular and beyond! Our own Executive Partner Michael Hanf will be hosting a series of episodes with guest speakers to talk about ESG, environmental sustainability, circular economy, and everything in between.
As last year, also this year we have experienced major disruptions to the market environment. Michael, Reko, and Petri reflect on the year 2022 and give insights and learnings on the projects we've done. The episode is finished with predictions for the next year, 2023.