Episode #20 How to Find & Hire the Best Talent in Manufacturing


Manufacturing has a labor problem. Skilled talent has never been tougher to find. Stagnating wages have driven workers to other industries, while the rise of automation is driving more jobs to be highly skilled.  Factory Fix decided to fix that problem. They’re building the industry’s largest marketplace, connecting skilled professionals with opportunities to earn more … Continue reading Episode #20 How to Find & Hire the Best Talent in Manufacturing

Episode #19 Upcycling Latex Paint Waste & Growing Vocational Abilities


Tune in to the Working Without Waste Podcast Episode #19 with guest @ChrisMcCarthy. Chris founded @EarthPaint in 2013 to solve three big problems. The first was a resource problem. There wasn’t a readily available option for reusing the thousands of containers of perfectly good latex paint left over from construction and remodeling projects. The second … Continue reading Episode #19 Upcycling Latex Paint Waste & Growing Vocational Abilities

Episode #18 Combating Cyber Crime -A Complete Approach to Online Privacy & Digital Security-The best protection is prevention.


For all its advantages, increased connectivity brings inherent risks of theft, fraud, and abuse. As we become more reliant on modern technology, we also become more susceptible to hacking, security breaches, phishing, social media fraud, privacy infringement, ransomware, identity theft the list is quite long indeed. In Episode #18 of the Working Without Waste podcast, … Continue reading Episode #18 Combating Cyber Crime -A Complete Approach to Online Privacy & Digital Security-The best protection is prevention.

Episode #17 Using Microscopic Tools to Eliminate Pollution


Working Without Waste Episode #17 guest is Tim Repas, President of Fixed Earth. Based in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Canada. Fixed Earth rebuilds ecosystems using microscopic tools to do everything from removing difficult pollution all the way to enhancing the growth of forests and improving water quality. Thinking small to overcome big challenges is how they put … Continue reading Episode #17 Using Microscopic Tools to Eliminate Pollution

Episode #16 Thorough, Convenient & Cost-Effective Online Annual RCRA Hazardous Waste Training Course


Episode #16’s guest is Mike Altmayer. Mike is the Safety &Training and Hazardous Waste expert at ERC Midwest. He’s a guy who knows hazardous waste. With Mike’s guidance, ERC Midwest recently launched an online RCRA Hazardous Waste Training course. This course satisfies the annual training requirements for Federal and State RCRA training mandates for hazardous … Continue reading Episode #16 Thorough, Convenient & Cost-Effective Online Annual RCRA Hazardous Waste Training Course

Episode #15 The Life Cycle of Wastewater. A modern guide to treating industrial wastewater with guest Zach Marlin


Episode #15’s guest is Zach Marlin. Zach is the Transportation & Treatment Group Director at ERC Midwest and the author of ERC Midwest’s Newest eBook titled “The Lifecycle of Wastewater”. In this episode, we talk about industrial wastewater treatment. Specifically, Zach will walk you through how ERC manages our client’s wastewater, a process that his … Continue reading Episode #15 The Life Cycle of Wastewater. A modern guide to treating industrial wastewater with guest Zach Marlin