Episode 30 of The Retreadcast is now live and it is a special episode looking at the Recircle Awards trophy sponsors, Vipal Rubber.
Leandro Rigon Returns to Retreadcast
We go into detail with Vipal Rubber on their approach and commitment to sustainability with their International Business Director, Leandro Rigon whilst the middle section of the podcast looks at the nominees in some of our key retreading categories for the 2023 Recircle Awards.
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00:52 Introduction to Episode 30: Vipal and its Commitment to Sustainability
02:22 Interview Part 1 with Leandro Rigon, the International Business Director for Vipal Rubber
02:54 Rigon discusses the move by truck and bus fleets to become more sustainable and the impact it is having on the retreading industry
04:23 What can the retreading industry do to promote its role in the circular economy at a political level?
05:59 Leandro Rigon underlines how retreaders can promote to fleet operators the environmental benefits of retreads
07:40 How do retreaders react to the opportunities provided by the circular economy?
09:18 Richard Wilson and David Wilson analyse the nominees for the Best Passenger Retreader, Best OTR Retreader, Best Tread Rubber Supplier and Employee of the Year categories
15:07 Interview Part 2 with Leandro Rigon, the International Business Director for Vipal Rubber
15:25 Rigon explains Vipal actions in trying to reduce its carbon footprint
18:03 What are Vipal doing in terms of technological development to improve the Ecofriendliness of their product range?
19:37 What are the prospects for retreading considering the impact of growing environmental awareness?
21:08 Leandro Rigon gives his opinion on Vipal’s involvement in the Recircle Awards
23:17 Introduction to Episode 30: Vipal and its Commitment to Sustainability