#Disposable Cups

  • Article: Gatwick Just Launched the UK’s First Airport Reusable Coffee Cup Trial

    Gatwick Just Launched the UK’s First Airport Reusable Coffee Cup Trial

    By Imogen Calderwood|June 10, 2019

    It's called "Cup Cup and Away" and it lets customers borrow reusable take-away cups. Read more

  • Article: The UK Wants to Be the 'World's First' Plastic-Free Parliament

    The UK Wants to Be the 'World's First' Plastic-Free Parliament

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 16, 2018

    All 'avoidable single-use plastics' will be eliminated from parliament by 2019. Read more

  • Article: This Coffee Chain Is First to Announce a Complete Ban on Disposable Cups

    This Coffee Chain Is First to Announce a Complete Ban on Disposable Cups

    By Jana Sepehr  and  Imogen Calderwood|April 24, 2018

    Handing out 300,000 disposable cups a year is “senseless,” says the chain. Read more

  • Article: These Are the Biggest Recycling Mistakes You're Probably Making

    These Are the Biggest Recycling Mistakes You're Probably Making

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 16, 2018

    It's nothing personal — most of us are. Read more

  • Article: Outright Ban on Disposable Coffee Cups Rejected by Government

    Outright Ban on Disposable Coffee Cups Rejected by Government

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 9, 2018

    2.5 billion single-use cups are thrown out in the UK every year. Read more

  • Article: This Coffee Chain Is the First in the UK to Charge a ‘Latte Levy’ for Disposable Cups

    This Coffee Chain Is the First in the UK to Charge a ‘Latte Levy’ for Disposable Cups

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Feb. 26, 2018

    It’s introducing the 5p cup charge to cut down on plastic waste. Read more