Collect your used Nespresso capsules and ensure the bag is very well sealed. Place the bag in your regular recycling bin.
Can I put my Nespresso pods in my recycling bin?
Nespresso machines are convenient and easy to use. Unfortunately, you can’t throw your used pods in with your regular recycling—they’re too small for most recycling machines and they’re made out of a unique plastic and aluminum that most recycling plants can’t process.
How do you dispose of Nespresso pods?
Here is how you can recycle your capsules
- Bring your used capsules to one of our collection points.
- Drop them off at your nearest Nespresso Boutique, waste collection centre or partner store.
- Fill your Nespresso recycling bag with used capsules and give it to the postman when he delivers your next order.
Can you put coffee capsules in recycling bin?
You can’t put your used coffee pods in the recycling bin!
Do you have to empty Nespresso pods before recycling?
You don’t have to empty the coffee grinds, nor do you have to rinse them out. You simply have to make recycling your pods a part of your routine. … Once you’ve filled your recycling bag, you can drop it off at your nearest Nespresso boutique, waste collection center, or partner store.
How bad are Nespresso pods for the environment?
Machines that depend on hard-to-recycle pods, such as Nespresso and Keurig systems, are awful for the environment: Recent research (PDF) conducted by a UK-based coffee brand found that, of the 39,000 capsules produced worldwide every minute, 29,000 of them end up in landfills.
How do you dispose of coffee capsules?
There are four easy ways to recycle the capsules:
- Return your used capsules to your nearest Nespresso boutique.
- Use a bulk recycling box to collect capsules on behalf of your workplace or community.
- Drop off your used capsules at your nearest participating florist or garden drop-off centre.
Are Nespresso capsules recyclable?
Nespresso professional capsules are also made of aluminium and can be recycled. The collection and recycling of capsules is discussed on a case by case basis with our professional customers and we have set up many personalised services across the countries we work in to make sure they can also recycle.
What bin do coffee pods go in?
POP THE CAPSULE AND FOIL IN YOUR HOUSEHOLD RECYCLING
You won’t find a speck of plastic in sight. That means they are fully recyclable and can go in your usual household recycling (yes, even the top lid).
Do you get anything for recycling Nespresso capsules?
Recycling bags are available for free with every purchase of Nespresso capsules, and across 48 states, you can drop off the bags of used capsules at one of 88,000 UPS locations or of one 500 collection points that are in Nespresso Boutiques and select retail partners.