Disposable, single-coffee pods are a step in the wrong direction, says Island Waste Management Corporation.
Have you thought about how much waste is produced by people using single-cup coffee pods?
Yes, but I don't see it as a big problem.Yes, and I don't use them for that reason.No, and I am reconsidering using them.No, but I don't see it as a big problem.
The tiny cups are used in machines, such as Keurig and Tassimo, and are thrown into the waste after one use.
Heather Myers, disposals manager for the P.E.I. Crown corporation, said it's hard to track just how much trash is being produced by these pods, but sorters have noticed more people are using pods over traditional coffee filters. READ MORE