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Stories Behind the Grind

Feb 24, 2019

With over 2.7 million coffee cups going to landfill every day in Australia. Something had to be done. Enter Damien and Martin, founders of Green Caffeen who have designed reusable swap-and-go coffee cups which are being used in over 150 cafés across NSW and QLD. So far they have saved over 10k cups from going to landfill!!

We discuss:

How Damien and Martin got to know each other and how they came up with the idea for Green Caffeen

The challenges they faced since launching Green Caffeen

The misconception of the recyclability of coffee cups

Alternatives to the takeaway coffee cup.

Common excuses people have why they don’t use reusable cups

How the Green Caffeen system works

Benefits for participating cafes


What unintended consequences Damien and Martin experienced after launching Green Caffeen

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