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After decades of going it alone, coffee and tea companies are working together to achieve sustainable solutions for the most vexing challenges in product packaging Read more

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Tea bag production is extraordinarily complex and involves many materials, steps, and functional demands. The coffee industry faces a similarly vexing challenge in single-use capsules and k-cups. Read more

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Coffee bag and degassing valve producers, like others in the broader packaging industry, are making moves to deliver sustainable products for their roasting customers and, most importantly, for consumer demand. Read more

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Alliant Coffee Solutions, office product provider for The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf (CBTL), is producing sustainable packaging for CBTL’s soft coffee pods. Read more

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There’s been a movement towards more sustainable solutions across the Single-serve capsules category. Read more

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Boyd's Coffee Company recently launched the first certifiable 100% compostable, single-serve coffee pod available to coffee-centric consumers shopping in West Coast grocery stores. Read more

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Ahlstrom will supply two top European coffee houses with fully compostable infusion materials for single-serve capsule lids. Read more

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Cedar Grove Composting now accepts single-serve pods made with 100% compostable material Read more

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Two California coffee companies have teamed to produce compostable bags and single-serve pods. Read more

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During the roasting process coffee beans expand shedding a protective skin that is discarded as chaff. Over the years chaff has been used by farmers and gardening centers but it is essentially waste that must be removed from the facility. Read more

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Club Coffee’s certified biodegradable capsule, a first, paves the way for sustainable single-serve. Read more

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Consumers want to stop sending spent single-serve cups to the garbage heap. Massimo Zanetti Beverage USA announced its intent to introduce compostable coffee pods before the end of 2015. Read more

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