Fully Compostable Coffee Pods Present A Sustainable Alternative

Fully Compostable Coffee Pods Present A Sustainable Alternative

A Canadian company hopes its biodegradable products will appeal to environmentally conscious coffee consumers

Lauren Kirkwood
  • 15 july 2016

Canadian coffee distributor Club Coffee has unveiled what it calls the first entirely compostable single-serve coffee pod, called the PurPod100. Developed in partnership with the University of Guelph’s Bioproducts Discovery and Development Centre, the pods are crafted using a material made from dried coffee bean hulls that are typically discarded.

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