Sustainable You

107.7 The Bronc presents: Sustainable You – Your Weekly Guide To Making Your Life and Our World More Sustainable.

Now at its new time at 9 a.m. every Saturday morning, Jalisa Malvern and Dean Riddle will discuss hot button topics with leading sustainability experts providing you helpful hints on how easy it is to go green, save money and make our planet a more sustainable place.

Sustainable You also provides Green Tip: short, helpful little facts that can help make your life just that little bit more environmentally sustainable. Click here to check them out.

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Sustainable You is underwritten in part by Terhune Orchards, LawnCrafters, Team Toyota of Princeton, Trenton Farmer’s Market and The Office of Sustainability Management. From Energy Star to organic farming to green cars click the banners below to view the terrific green initiatives our corporate sponsors, their vendors and customers are currently implementing.

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About The Hosts

IMG_0425(Co-host/Producer) Dean Riddle is an Environmental Science major and General Business minor graduating in 2021. Dean has always had an interest in video games throughout his life, but it was later on when he discovered the importance of the environment and found his passion for the future. Not only was he interested in video games, however, he also adopted an interest in various sports. Throughout high school, Dean swam competitively for two years and ran cross country and track for another two years. These interests led to him growing as an individual, and allowed him to find out what really interested him. In the end, everything led to him becoming the host of Sustainable You, a show that he is very passionate about and looks to stay around for a while

IMG_0432(Co-host/Producer) Jalisa Malvern  is a co-host on Sustainable You with a Journalism Major and Digital Film Minor. She enjoys writing and aspires to write for the New York Times. Jalisa likes to learn and experience new things and avidly studies history. She is from Galloway, New Jersey and attended Absegami High School. Her hobbies include singing, playing the guitar/piano, listening to music,  writing, and blogging. Jalisa is looking forward to pursuing a MA in Communications and Journalism in the near future.

 

Audio Archives

September 29, 2018

Weather patterns contribute to Climate Change, China’s implementation of coal, Cultivation and GMO Plants, Organic sugar wax – This week, the Sustainable Crew talks about recent patterns of weather associated with climate change, China’s production of coal, how plants have been genetically modified and cultivated, and the organic method of hair removal called “Sugaring”.

September 15, 2018

Hurricane Florence’s Potential Impact, Tips on Making Your Home Green, Sustainable Tourism – This week, the Sustainable Crew talks about the potential dangers of Hurricane Florence as it strengthens, how you can make your house more greener, and sustainable methods of travel.

September 15, 2018

Hurricane Florence’s Potential Impact, Tips on Making Your Home Green, Sustainable Tourism – This week, the Sustainable Crew talks about the potential dangers of Hurricane Florence as it strengthens, how you can make your house more greener, and sustainable methods of travel.

September 8, 2018

Hurricane Florence, Global warming and Hungrier Insects, Sustainable Coffee, Coconut Leather – This week, the Sustainable Crew talks about the incoming hurricane, Hurricane Florence, how Global warming is impacting the appetite of insects, sustainable coffee practices, and the production of leather through coconut water.

June 23, 2018

Elizabeth Fournier – On this week of Sustainable You, we host and welcome Elizabeth Fournier – the author of her new book, “The Green Burial Guidebook: Everything You Need to Plan an Affordable, Environmentally Friendly Burial”. We discuss the different methods of burial, as well as the benefits of newer types of burial as opposed to older burial traditions.

August 25, 2018

Jakarta’s Water Level Increase, NOAA’s prediction of less hurricanes, Hydroponic Farm Sustainable Water, Legos Built Out of Sugar Cane – This week, the Sustainable Crew talks about the future of Jakarta’s rising water levels, NOAA’s 2018 prediction of less hurricanes, how a Hydroponic Farm using sustainable, reusable water, and new Legos being built out of sugar cane.

August 18, 2018

EPA Allows Some Asbestos Use, How Balloons Effect the Environment, Wedding Traditions that Ruin The Environment, Bison Negatively Impacting Vegetation – This week, the Sustainable Crew talks about the EPA’s new rule of allowing Asbestos in certain cases, negative environmental impacts of using balloons, wedding traditions that do more harm then good to the environment, and how Bison are destroying vegetation population.

August 11, 2018

Dangers of Knock-off Makeup and Shampoo, Dangerous Chemicals In Cleaning Products, Ocean Acidification, Tiki Torch Filters – This week, the Sustainable Crew talks about the the dangers of knock-off makeup, hazardous chemicals found in cleaning products, the ocean becoming more acidic, and how tiki torch filters can help with diesel engines.

August 4, 2018

 

California Carr Fire, European Heatwave, The End of Animal Testing, and Pollution Roadmap – This week, the Sustainable Crew talks about the growing and dangerous Carr fire in California, a strange new heatwave striking northern European countries, new technology replacing animal testing, and a roadmap of highways that shows which areas in the world are the most heavily polluted.

July 28, 2018

Starbucks brand association, dangerous dollar store chemicals, Starbucks going strawless, Elon Musk fixing Flint water crisis – This week, the sustainable crew talks about Starbucks and their image by being associated with environmentally unfriendly companies, dangerous chemicals found in dollar store items, Starbucks going strawless, and Elon Musk taking it upon himself to fix the water crisis in Flint, Michigan.

July 14, 2018

Importance of bees, Serbia cleaning up, new earthquake technology, and Florida cleanup – This week on Sustainable You, the sustainable crew talks about the importance of bees to promoting growth throughout our environment, Serbia taking action to promote sustainability, improved earthquake detection technology, and Florida tourism agencies assisting with hurricane Irma cleanup efforts.

July 7, 2018

Bug “windshield effect”, Juniper Tree Removal, Barrier Reefs, Beach Cleanup – On this week of Sustainable You, the sustainable crew talks about the lack of bugs hitting windshields, the removal of overpopulated juniper trees, the misconception about climate change and barrier reefs, and ways of cleaning up the beach.

June 30, 2018

Sustainable Tunnel, examining animal feces, plant mutation, new findings with photosynthesis – On this week of Sustainable You, the sustainable crew talks about new improvements on one of the largest tunnels in the world, examining animal fecal matter to better learn their diets and how they can be improved, a new mutation in plants that makes biofuel a more viable option for fuel, and new findings in photosynthesis suggesting that photosynthesis can even take place in the dark, to a certain extent.

June 23, 2018

Elizabeth Fournier – On this week of Sustainable You, we host and welcome Elizabeth Fournier – the author of her new book, “The Green Burial Guidebook: Everything You Need to Plan an Affordable, Environmentally Friendly Burial”. We discuss the different methods of burial, as well as the benefits of newer types of burial as opposed to older burial traditions.

June 16, 2018

The first sustainable school, the benefits of going vegan, choosing sustainable clothing brands, generating energy through gravity – On this week of Sustainable You, the sustainable crew talks about how beneficial it can be to the environment to go vegan, the first fully sustainable school that has been developed in Argentina, and new technology being developed to generate energy through the force of gravity!

June 9, 2018

Banning plastic in India, the dangers of plastics to animals, mercury issues, repelling bugs sustainably – On this week of Sustainable You, the sustainable crew discusses the new ban of plastics being promoted in India, the issues of plastic being confused as food for animals, the growing issue of mercury in our water, and finding green replacements to other bug repellents.

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