Plant Based Products Council (PBPC) Sets the Record Straight on CBC Marketplace Report

Story below was taken from the PBPC website: https://pbpc.com/to-cbc-needs-improvement/ To CBC: Infrastructure, Not Plant Based Products, Needs Improvement A recent CBC Marketplace piece focuses on how Canadian grocery stores are filled with single-use plastic packaging used for a wide variety of products. It concludes that many of these legacy plastic materials are not properly disposed of for recycling,…

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FAQ: THE FACTS About Compostable Coffee Pods

Compostable Coffee Pods

A recent CBC Marketplace episode reported misleading and erroneous information on compostable coffee pods. Here are the FACTS: Our plant-based compostable coffee pods thoroughly break down in the most common municipal composting technologies in North America (aerobic and anaerobic pre-processing). Our compostable coffee pods have been successfully tested in many Canadian municipalities, including the City…

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Craft Roasters Decadent Raspberry Mocha

  This rich coffee, chocolate and berry coffee treat is fun to share on Valentine’s Day with your special someone. Prep Time: 5 minutes Cook Time: 5 minutes Total Time: 10 minutes Serves: 1 Ingredients: 1 single portion (6 oz) Club Coffee Craft Roasters™ Chocolate Berry Truffle Flavoured Coffee, brewed 1/2 cup (125 mL) 3%…

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Club Coffee’s PurPod100 Featured on The Marilyn Denis Show

Show Feature

Excited people at the show today received amazing coffee and a brewer to celebrate our monumental achievement of producing the one billionth compostable coffee pod. 100% compostable coffee pods allow eco-conscious coffee lovers to enjoy a delicious cup of coffee, without the plastic waste. These made-in-Canada pods are made with plant-based materials. Coffee bean skins…

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Grounds for Health and Club Coffee Continue to Make a Difference!!!

Grounds for Health

  This time of the year encourages each of us to consider how far we’ve come and to look towards opportunities in the year ahead. One highlight of 2019 for Club Coffee came when we revealed a new corporate look based on “brewing the good in coffee”. Of course, that message means many things to…

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Plastic Coffee Pods: Good, Bad, or Just Plain Ugly?

  What happens to your plastic coffee pods once they’re thrown away? They’re probably going straight to a landfill — even the ones labelled “recyclable”. Professor Calvin Lakhan of the Faculty of Environmental Studies at Toronto’s York University is one of Canada’s leading experts on our waste systems. His new study, Compostable vs. Plastic Coffee…

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Solutions for single-use plastic pollution must consider all stakeholders

The Canadian government recently announced it would be tackling the global pollution crisis with bans on single-use plastics. The details of the Canadian plan remain to be seen, but Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Canada would follow the lead of the European Union with their vote to ban items that often end up littered in…

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