Guys, we drink a lot of coffee here in Australia. Like a
With over 2,700,000 single-use coffee cups thrown out every single day in Australia, it’s becoming more and more obvious that our caffeine habits can cause unnecessary strain on the environment. But hey, the good news is we don’t have to give up on our morning hot beverage of choice to save the planet – all we need is a reusable alternative to disposable cups. There is a sea of options out there, but don’t worry we did all the researching for you:
1) Pottery for the Planet, $35
Who knew that clay and coffee was a match made in heaven? Renton Bishopric and Clare Botfield did and blessed us with the most beautiful handmade ceramic cups that can hold your hot beverages waste-free. Pottery for the Planet have dozens of designs and
2) Frank Green – $32.95 – $39.95
The moment someone says “spill-resistant” I am all ears because coffee spillage is not pretty. These little beauties will not only keep your beverage
3) Keep Cup, $14 – $37
The OG of reusable cups. Chances are you have already seen these bad boys around. Keep Cups come in all sorts of designs including iconic Star Wars range (I know I need to stop, but MAY THE FROTH BE WITH YOU). The most environmentally friendly option would be their cork edition that features lime glass and sustainably sourced cork.
4) rCup – $24.95
So where do billions of coffee cups that are thrown out each year end up? The short answer is landfill. Luckily, awesome humans at Simply Cups are working on reducing this (very scary) number by turning waste into functional
5) C.R.U.M.P.L.E – $24.95
I hear you, people with limited bag space. There are a million of other things you need to fit in there and your coffee cup often doesn’t make the cut. But with C.R.U.M.P.L.E you can have your cake and eat it too. This reusable coffee cup can be easily collapsed into a pocket-size version that can fit even into your most crowded bag. No more excuses!