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Paper Cups

Paper Cups
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Recycle

Instructions

Make sure it's empty. For coffee cups, you can recycle the cup, paper sleeve, and plastic lid.

Alternatives

Bring a reusable mug or canteen instead. Many coffee shops will give you a discount if you use your own cup.

Facts

500 billion disposable cups are produced every year. If you were to save a cup a day for 40 years you would save 24 trees.

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