Disposable Cups

Week 7

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Disposable Cups


I hope y'all are ready to kick your Tiny Waste resolution up a notch, because this week, we are giving up disposable cups. Read more →

one green reusable travel mug next to four disposable coffee cups

5 Alternatives to Disposable Cups


It's always best to use what you have, but if you need a travel mug, here is a look at the pros and cons of some of the most popular options. Read more →

travel mug made from mason jar, parmesan cheese lid and sock

DIY Travel Mug


One travel mug has the potential to keep thousands of disposable cups from the landfill. Let me show you how to make one with a few items you already have at home! This project takes about a minute to complete. Read more →

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Letter of the Week: Asking a Cafe to Make Low-waste Effort


Companies, especially small local businesses, depend on customer satisfaction to stay afloat. So, it's only fair that we let them know when we have an issue. This week, write a letter to your local coffee shop asking them to make a few small changes in order to generate less waste. Feel free to use this template word-for-word or make adjustments as you see fit. Read more →