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Denver now one of the leading cities in the U.S. to recycle paper cups

DENVER — Roughly 600,000 tons of paper beverage cups are used each year in the United States, and far too much of this val...

Magic beans and buzzing coffee win international science award

LONDON, UK – The annual £1 million Newton Prize recognises pioneering research and innovations that come from internationa...

Fco announces major milestone in plastic coffee cup elimination

LONDON, UK – Over half a million disposable plastic coffee cups have been completely removed from the Foreign and Commonwe...

University of Surrey academic wins top prize for research into coffee waste

GUILDFORD, UK — A University of Surrey academic has been awarded the prestigious 2018 Newton Prize for ground breaking res...

intu leads the way for a sustainable future one cup at a time

LONDON, UK — Initially launched at intu Chapelfield, Compost Café enables customers to collect packaged waste coffee groun...

Elior recycles 36 tonnes of coffee waste in partnership with Bio-bean

LONDON, UK — Multinational commercial catering and food service company, Elior has announced in a press release that its p...

Starbucks to recycle 5,500 tons of coffee grounds this year in S. Korea

SEOUL, South Korea – Starbucks Coffee Korea Co. has announced plans to recycle more than 5,500 tons of coffee grounds with...

Simply Cups recycling program aims to divert 11 mln cups from landfill

SYDNEY, Australia — A recycler aiming to take 11 million coffee cups and turn them into bench seats, kerbing and car parki...

Coffee and chocolate could help preserve endangered birds in Venezuela

PANAMA, Republic of Panama — In Venezuela, the red siskin (Spinus cucullatus), a vibrantly colored red-and-black finch, is...

Bin it to win it, a new initiative at Edinburgh Airport to cut down waste

EDINBURGH, UK — A new initiative aimed at recycling coffee cups at Edinburgh Airport aims to cut down on the number going ...