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Altitude

We are elevating the environmental side of everything to create an accessible platform for experts and champions of sustainable innovation to shift the collective mindset.

This is a conversation about climate change, food systems, conservation, wildlife, the environmental impacts of your favorite brands, as well as simple habit changes you can make to reduce your carbon footprint. This is a 30,000 foot view on complex topics so you can come away with real understanding.

We aim to energize people and call attention to innovative solutions currently in the works. Through conversation and collaboration, we hope to discuss the most pressing environmental issues with academics, experts, biologists, entrepreneurs, and changemakers.  Opportunities to drive change are everywhere, person by person, company by company, town by town.

 

Nov 7, 2018

Nicole Chavas, CEO of Greenprint Partners, shares how the company found an innovative financing structure to advance the installation of green stormwater infrastructure in urban cities across the US, and all of the benefits that go along with it: cleaner water, lower costs for water utilities, enhanced gardens and parks...


Apr 11, 2018

An author tells us how her personal health issues led her on a journey to discover the world of industrial agriculture, GMOs, pesticides, and herbicides, and learned about the potential side effects for human health.  Caitlin points out that many of the chemicals that Rachel Carson sounded the alarm about 50 years...


Apr 4, 2018

A geomorphologist explains the significance of healthy soil to the survival of civilizations throughout human history and the simple practices that can be adopted to rejuvenate soil health and reduce the need for chemical pesticides, fertilizers, and herbicides. In addition to restoring soil health,...


Mar 28, 2018

Sustainability strategy for businesses, universities, and organizations is not limited to green buildings anymore. Mike Stopka tells us about how he approaches sustainability holistically, by looking at an entire organization's footprint, what their brand is, how they define their objectives, and the values of their...


Mar 21, 2018

Sarah Nsikak, founder of Stone & Harper, tells us about why she started her sustainable and ethically focused clothing brand several years ago.  Cheap clothing products have hazardous chemicals in the end-product, which exposes its wearers to toxins, as well as the air and water impacted in the production process. Sarah...