As global demand for increased recycling rates and plastic reduction in single use packaging continues to grow, US-based restaurants and coffeehouses are doing their part for the environment by adopting the reCUP® recyclable paper cup and other recyclable paperboard foodservice products, made with EarthCoating® barrier coating. The most recent are Muscle Maker Grill with 40 locations, and Pie-Not with two locations.Read More
Will Lorenzi, president, Smart Planet Technologies, said the latte levy’s intention was to improve recycling of paper cups, not to switch the country to reusable cups, and eliminate use of paper cups.Read More
Will Lorenzi, President of Smart Planet Technologies participates in a Q&A session focused on the opportunities and challenges within the foodservice packaging sector as it relates to sustainability.Read More
As global demand for a sustainable solution in paper cup waste continues to rise, Canary Wharf Group in London, England has decided to conduct trials for a paper cup made with EarthCoating® which is said to use 43% less plastic than traditional paper cups and be easily pulped into recycled paper using conventional paper recycling equipment.Read More
Coffee cups across the UK will be saved from landfill and commercially recycled into paper, with the introduction of Detpak’s RecycleMe™ system.
This ground-breaking recycling collection system closes the loop for the industry and guarantees collected paper cups will be counted and recycled into high quality paper products.Read More