Coffee trays not made from paper!

September 30, 2007

According to Wikipedia, Bagasse is the left-over bio mass when you’ve squeezed all of the juice out of sugarcane. In addition to being explored as feed for live stock and raw material for creating bio fuels, bagasse can also replace paper in many disposable products including cups, trays, plates and bowls. After an exhaustive search I found TreeCycle, purveyors of fine recycled paper products. They sell those little coffee convenience trays that keep you from spilling milk all over your car when you are kind enough to pick up some caffeine for your coworkers. Better yet the trays are made from this material of the gods, bagasse, which happens to be sustainable and biodegradable. Hurray for responsible coffee drinking!

Coffee tray made from sugarcane.

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One Response to “Coffee trays not made from paper!”

  1. Taylor Moon Says:

    I thimk they should do away with these any way! They are like soooo old/90’s and in the new millenium people have learned how to carry their own drinks!!! so, if they realized this, we could eliminate them all together.


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