How to Brew a Greener Cup of Coffee
Expert tips on how to brew a sustainable cup of joe.
Skip the Plastic Pods
Skip the plastic pods. Until someone invents a biodegradable version, disposable coffee pods used in single-cup brewers add to landfill waste—so Stewart recommends avoiding them. Reusable pods are available but a little tricky to use. If you want to brew just a cup at a time with less waste, try a single-cup brewer.