FAQ OUR CAPSULES
FAQ - OUR CAPSULES
Information on disposal, material, shelf life, certification and more.
To offer you a sustainable alternative that helps avoid mountains of waste. So you can enjoy delicious organic coffee and organic tea from the capsule machine without unnecessarily polluting the environment! You can find out more about the capsules here.
With our capsules you can prepare delicious organic coffee and organic tea at the push of a button and at the same time contribute to more sustainability - enjoyment with a clear conscience!
Our capsules are oxygen-tight and aroma-protected and therefore have a very long shelf life - the organic tea capsules last three years after production and the organic coffee capsules at least 18 months. You can find the exact expiry date on the packaging.
All of our capsules are garden compostable, do not contain aluminum and are not based on petroleum. Our capsules consist predominantly (at least 62%) of renewable raw materials such as lignin, a component of wood, as well as natural starch and glucose.
The paper lid is also garden compostable.
A box contains 10 of our MY COFFEE CUP capsules.
A mega box contains 100 capsules.
Yes, MY COFFEE CUP capsules are certified as bio-based⁴ and carry several garden compostability certificates². All teas and coffees are certified organic.
You can dispose of your used capsules in your garden compost, after consulting with the municipal waste disposal company, in your organic waste bin or with a clear conscience in the residual waste.
Some of the industrial composting plants are designed for the short rotting period of, for example, fruit or Garden waste laid out. Due to the longer rotting time of the capsules, some of them are sorted out and end up in an incineration plant.
All MY COFFEE CUP products are vegan and gluten-free. The suppliers of organic teas and organic coffees have confirmed to us that the products do not contain any allergens.