100% of Keurig® K-Cup® pods will be recyclable in Canada by the end of 2018.
Learn more about what goes into our K-Cup® pods.
Recyclable K-Cup® pods are hitting store shelves now across the country and will be available in all K-Cup® pod varieties by the end of next year.
As a company founded on social responsibility, delivering the ultimate coffee experience goes beyond the quality in the cup and we are engaging every employee, every day to deliver this.
Watch the video about our collaboration with recycling facilities to learn more.
Allow K-Cup® pod to cool. Starting at the puncture, peel and dispose of the lid.
Compost or discard the coffee grounds. Filter can remain.
Discard the empty K-Cup® pods in your recycling bin. It’s that simple!
Enjoy Original House Blend in boxes of 24 recyclable polypropylene K-Cup® pods - just the first step towards converting to recyclable K-Cup® pods for all our brands by 2018.
Whether driving our pursuit of sustainable products, restoring clean water to local ecosystems or implementing recyclable packaging, Keurig® is improving the world, one cup at a time.
One of our core values is Brewing a Better World®. With that as our aim, we work to design, source, and manufacture products that benefit the communities we touch while minimizing our environmental impact. Our primary emphasis is on recyclability as we focus our resources on reaching our 2020 target for recyclable K-Cup® pods.Learn more >
Our supply chain spans the world, from farms in the coffee bean belt that circles the globe to the factories across Asia and Europe that build our appliances and other products. We’re committed to addressing social, environmental, and business challenges throughout this complex and varied supply chain.
Our 2020 targets demonstrate this commitment and how we’re going beyond responsibility to improve the resiliency of the people and lands that support our products.
Keurig Green Mountain employees are passionate about their work, enabling the success of our business while helping our Company brew a better world. We hire individuals with a value set that is aligned to our Company’s. Once employed with us, they choose to stay with us because they want to contribute to our purpose, mission, and vision.
We aim to actively contribute to communities while empowering our employees to get involved and create positive change in the places where we do business around the world.
Our recyclable K-Cup® pods maintain the same high quality, great tasting coffee experience you’ve always enjoyed from Keurig. Recycling our #5 plastic K-Cup® pod is easy – once the pod is cool, peel off the foil lid, empty the grounds and toss the cup in your recycling bin alongside other recyclable containers from your home.
You have questions? We have answers!Check out our recyclability FAQ to learn more >