Consumers in the UK could be facing an extra 25p charge for their morning coffee run, with a committee MP's calling for a 'so called' Latte Levy to improve recycling.
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The CEO of James Cropper Paper Manufacturing, one of only three UK facilities that can recycle coffee cups, says that the challenge is not the technology, but the supply of cups to the plant. Phil Wild.. Source: ODN -
MPs have proposed charging consumers a "latte levy" of an additional 25p for disposable coffee cups in a bid to reduce waste. Report by Duffys. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and.. Source: ODN -
Costa Coffee has joined other high street coffee vendors in a commitment to tackle waste.
The chain announced today that it will guarantee to recycle the same volume of cups it puts into the market.. City A.M.
Starbucks will close its 8,000 US stores for an afternoon next month to carry out "racial-bias" training for its staff.
It follows an incident last week where two black men were arrested at a.. City A.M.
Waitrose will stop offering disposable coffee cups this year, and is asking customers to bring their own reusable containers instead.
As part of the change, members of its loyalty scheme will only.. City A.M.
The government has let the idea of a "latte levy" go cold as it decided not to take any immediate action on disposable cups.
In a response to MPs on the Environmental Audit Committee, who suggested.. City A.M.
Environmental Audit Committee chair Mary Creagh said: 'Our report recommended practical solutions to the disposable packaging crisis. The Government's response shows that despite warm words they plan.. Independent
Starbucks has just launched its latest sustainability drive: trialling a 5p charge on paper cups in 35 stores across the capital.
The coffee giant, which became the first major chain to announce a.. City A.M.
Employees of Starbucks are in line for bonuses, stock options and enhanced benefits after the coffee chain said it would make savings from US tax cuts.
The move will cost more than $250m (£176.5m).. City A.M.
Supermarket chains Asda and Aldi have become the latest to introduce plans to restrict sales of energy drinks.
It follows calls from campaigners such as Jamie Oliver and MP Maria Caulfield for the.. City A.M.