Lavazza Professional has offered the brand new KLIX Eco Cup, which it describes as a leap forward in in-cup merchandising. It’s biodegradable and recyclable with standard paper waste.

The cup can be to be had in KLIX merchandising machines from February 2020, serving quite a lot of fashionable sizzling beverages manufacturers, with many extra to return all the way through the yr.

Ashley Weller, UK marketplace director Lavazza Professional UK, defined: “Calls for a reduction in single-use plastic for food and drink containers increased our commitment to offering our customers and consumers a revolutionary solution to meet their needs: KLIX Eco Cup marks another step forward in our mission to deliver the most sustainable drinks vending solutions in the world.”

Designed for companies searching for a substitute for plastic cups, the brand new cup is manufactured the usage of paper sourced from sustainably controlled forests, accepted through PEFC and will also be recycled into paper waste as much as seven occasions.

A Life Cycle Assessment run through the exterior consultancy WSP states that the usage of the brand new KLIX Eco Cup reduces environmental have an effect on through nearly 2/3 in comparison to a regular paper cup.