G-KUP Creates the 1st Compostable Coffee Pods: The title kind of says it all but in reality a
G-KUP Creates the 1st Compostable Coffee Pods The title kind of says it all but in reality a Vancouver-based company has come up with 100 per cent compostable coffee pods. They’ve also patented the process. Why? K-Cups right now are not compostable and are piling up in land fills. A Mother Jones report said the number of K-Cups produced in in 2013 was enough to wrap around the planet 10.5 times. ERG. G-Kups are held together with a bamboo and sugar cane sleeve, with a biodegradable polymer lining that can withstand boiling water. The sleeve has always been the issue - not being able to hold up to the temperature of the water so the brewing process holds up. G-Kups aren’t out on the market yet, but let’s hope they get to market soon. Via The Huffington Post Read More in: Keurig & K-Cups Share this Article with others: Related Articles: Kauai Coffee Variety Pack Single Serve...