27 Feb '12, 3pm

The problem with K-Cups

Just a few comments re: Keurig/Green Mountain's efforts. Your posts (in your other articles) give kudos to Keurig/Green Mountain for recognizing the waste issue. Your posts also repeat what Keurig has said re: their ongoing efforts at creating a recyclable product. It's now 3 or 4 years after your initial posts. My observation is, "They don't seem to be trying very hard." I wrote Keurig directly on this topic several times over the past several years and it's the same answer: "We are working on it." Last time I wrote complaining about the waste inherent in their product, they thanked me for writing, again said "We are working on it," and then sent me a coupon for 24 free K-Cups. Huh? I am reusing my current stash of K-cups using the My-Kap reusable lid. When the last of my K-cups are gone, so is my use of K-Cups until an earth friendly solution is found. (BTW, I own and ha...

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