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“Unwasted” Documentary Explores Future Of Sustainable Business

New film highlights creative ways for businesses to move toward zero-waste.

A soon-to-be-released documentary, “Unwasted: The Future Of Business On Earth” will focus on zero-waste as a key element to more sustainable business.  The documentary focuses on future sustainability issues and includes interviews with industry leaders as well as policy-makers, activists, scientists and business professionals from the Pacific Northwest.

The film was produced by Sage Environmental Services, Inc. of Seattle, WA, in partnership with PorterWorks, Inc., and released by Creative Commons.  The 2011 enviro-pic  also includes functional tips for individuals and businesses alike, in a effort to help them adapt to the changing landscape of sustainability.

About Sebrina Zerkus Smith

Professional writer, foodie. Lupus survivor. Loves pugs, wine, days at the beach and good movies. Takes recycling seriously, but not much else. Sebrina Zerkus Smith is a Southern Gal that has been scratching the writer’s itch for nearly 30 years. Her career began in Washington, D.C., in 1987, fresh out of collage and full of ideals. While plying her trade by day on congressional reps and senators, at night she burned the candle writing features for local newspapers and national magazines. She quickly realized that her southern upbringing gave her a unique and humorous voice that resonated with her readers. Eventually, she moved to Los Angeles where she pursued her dream of becoming a novelist and screenwriter. She paid her bills by working as a freelance writer for major marketing projects from studios such as CBS, NBC and Disney. Realizing that the future of writing lay with the internet, she was bitten by the blogging bug back in the 90’s, back before it was even called “blogging.” Then it was still just writing and trying to make a living. Through those early blogging years, Sebrina found passion and purpose. Over the past 10 years she has written articles for clients such as LightCues.com, MatterMore.com, Greenopolis, MacAddict, Yahoo, CNN and more. Today, Sebrina writes about a variety of topics including the Southern Experience, sustainability, clean water, food, gardening, sleep and her obsession with pugs. She is a regular paid contributor to WildOats.com as well as other entities. She now lives in Houston with her husband Jeff and their pug Newton. She hopes one day to complete her opus, Living Is Easy With Eyes Closed.


One thought on ““Unwasted” Documentary Explores Future Of Sustainable Business

  1. That looks like a promising film to raise awareness about the need to recycle – not to mention the business opportunities! Would be a good topic also for the sustainable futures blog.

    Posted by Florian | September 12, 2011, 8:02 am

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