Skip to content

Podcast Recap: Key Takeaways from ReGrained Co-Founder Daniel Kurzrock

Town Haul Podcast | Episode 33 Host: Amy Koonin (Rubicon) Guest: Daniel Kurzrock (ReGrained Co-Founder) Listen Here! With ReGrained, you can now eat beer. Their energy, immunity, and antioxidant bars are made from the excess (and often thrown away) grains created when brewing beer. ReGrained is focused on cutting down food waste and moving the … Continued

Podcast Recap: Key Takeaways from ChicoBag CEO Andy Keller

Town Haul Podcast | Episode 34 Host: Amy Koonin (Rubicon) Guest: Andy Keller Listen here Did you know that only 10 percent of plastic bags get properly recycled? According to ChicoBag CEO Andy Keller, plastic bags are one of the biggest threats to the environment. That’s why he started ChicoBag, a company that sells compact … Continued

Podcast Recap: Key Takeaways from Author Ocean Robbins

Town Haul Podcast | Episode 28 Host: Amy Koonin (Rubicon) Guest: Ocean Robbins Listen here On this episode of the Town Haul, host Amy Koonin dives into the power of healthy food with Ocean Robbins. His last name might sound familiar—his grandfather founded Baskin-Robbins. Ocean didn’t exactly follow his grandfather’s path. He’s an expert in … Continued

GreenBiz 19: Looking Back and Looking Ahead

Last week Rubicon’s Vice President of Sustainability, David Rachelson, Vice President of Product Development, Jonah Ellin, and Director of Technical Business Development, Samantha Podgorny, made the trip over to Phoenix, Arizona, to join more than 1,200 of the world’s brightest thinkers and most influential sustainability leaders at GreenBiz 19, an annual conference that focuses on … Continued

Podcast Recap: Key Takeaways from Serenbe Founder Steve Nygren

Town Haul Podcast | Episode 25 Host: Amy Koonin (Rubicon) Guest: Steve Nygren, Founder of Serenbe Listen here! On this episode of the Town Haul, Amy Koonin chats with Steve Nygren, founder of Serenbe. Serenbe is a sustainable wellness community located outside of Atlanta. The homes are built sustainably. There is a 25-acre on-site organic farm … Continued

Mission Driven: How Some At Rubicon Spent Our MLK Day of Service

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. once said, “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is ‘what are you doing for others?’” This past Monday, a national day spent to reflect on the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., the Rubicon offices closed down across the U.S. to give employees an opportunity to give … Continued

Checking The Rubicon Crystal Ball: 9 Predictions For 2019

As the calendar page turns to 2019, the team at Rubicon has been working with haulers, companies, small businesses and governments across the globe to help them play a role in Rubicon’s mission to end waste.   We are a Certified B Corporation, which means we align our business with purpose. Rubicon is a software … Continued

Podcast Recap: Key Takeaways from Seventh Generation’s Joey Bergstein

Town Haul Podcast | Episode 23 Host: Amy Koonin (Rubicon) Guest: Joey Bergstein (Seventh Generation, CEO) Listen here! We can keep our homes clean while also keeping our planet clean. That’s the philosophy driving Seventh Generation and its CEO Joey Bergstein. Rubicon’s Amy Koonin sat down with Joey on the often downloaded ‘Town Haul’ podcast … Continued

Podcast Recap: Key Takeaways from Butts Only Box’s Ken Beckstead

Town Haul Podcast | Episode 21 Host: Amy Koonin (Rubicon) Guest: Ken Beckstead (Butts Only Box) Listen Here! According to Town Haul host Amy Koonin, Ken Beckstead is the epitome of the old saying, “one man’s trash is another man’s treasure.” Beckstead created Butts Only Box, receptacles that make throwing away cigarette butts convenient. Once … Continued