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How to dispose of single-serve coffee packages

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Plastic - Single-serve coffee packages

Coffee pods

Put plastic, aluminum and other single-serve coffee pods in your black cart as garbage.

Coffee grounds inside the pod can be put in your green cart for composting.

Why can't coffee pods be recycled?

Coffee pods and discs are too small and light for to be sorted properly at the recycling facility.

Some coffee pod manufacturers may have recycling solutions. Check the manufacturer's website for details.

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Title: What Goes Where?
Author: City of Calgary
Description: Residential recycling and disposal search tool