Club Coffee Awarded the 2019 Gordon Food Service Cornerstone Partner Award

GFS Award

  Gordon Food Service has an annual event recognizing vendors from across North America for their product quality, fill rates, service levels, value creation, sales results, engagement and product development. The company’s VIP Awards are comprised of six distinct categories of recognition, honoring supplier partners for excellence in continuous improvement, service and strategic alignment, supply chain…

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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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Club Coffee Welcomes Ontario’s Commitment to Support Compostable Product Innovation

Composting

New Ontario Working Group Expected to Recommend How to Accept Compostable Coffee Pods and Other Innovations in Ontario Green Bins Toronto, June 20, 2019 — Club Coffee, the leader in plant-based, compostable single serve coffee pods, saluted the Ontario government decision to move rapidly so compostable coffee pods will be accepted in all Ontario green…

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Tackling the Single-Use Plastics Crisis One Compostable Coffee Pod at a Time

Composting

    Read the FULL text below —————- Published in: National Post Circular Economy Special Insert —————- Single-use plastics are now seen as a global crisis. Less than 10 percent of them are recycled. The rest are sent to landfills, dumped into lakes and oceans, burned for energy with its own environmental implications, or shipped to…

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Club Coffee Expands Compostable Innovations

  New Data Shows 40% Growth for Brands with Compostable Pods as Consumers Want Less Plastic Toronto, April 25, 2019 — Club Coffee, the leader in plant-based, compostable single serve coffee pods, today announced it will introduce a new compostable pod compatible with Nespresso Original Line brewers and is moving to compostable packaging for its…

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Club Coffee is the recipient of the 2018 Waste Wiki Environmental Leadership Award 

It is our pleasure to receive this award from Waste Wiki! Waste Wiki is an open access project for data, research, and information pertinent to Canada’s waste management sector led by  Dr. Calvin Lakhan at York University To learn more please visit: https://wastewiki.info.yorku.ca/ To read the Technical White Paper exploring end of life management of compostable…

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