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Starbucks Claims New Cup Sleeve Will Save 100K Trees

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The new EarthSleeve uses 34 percent less raw fiber and is made up of 85 percent post-consumer content.

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Rose Becke (141)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 2:38 am
good to hear but take you own travel mugs

Past Member (0)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 3:07 am

wolfNoFwdsPls a (135)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 3:36 am

... and the rapist claimed "by strictly observing sunday-rest in the future I will save up to 52 women from rape every year to come !"


Past Member (0)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 3:51 am
Big business can make a difference and should make changes for a better world.

chris B (44)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 7:34 am
about damn time I say. Others should follow.

Jason Green (235)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 8:43 am
at least a large company is trying to make a positive difference in the world, good for them!

Robert B (60)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 9:10 am
I think all companies have an obligation to strive to make our world safer and better. What's even better is to take along your own mug.

Judy S (0)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 9:13 am
Every "little" bit helps! : )

Christeen A (371)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 9:20 am
This is good news but I think we can still do better.

Amanda A (201)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 9:39 am
Very cool. I love Starbucks!

. (0)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 10:49 am
Now, how about making a lid that is recyclable...

Robert O (12)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 11:51 am
It's a nice step but much more can be done. Thanks.

Kathlene Lentz (30)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 12:39 pm
A small step for a big company.

Lisa Neste (207)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 12:54 pm
Encouraging news, & agree with Rose. Thanks for posting!

Lindsay K (6)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 1:56 pm
It's a good move

pam w (139)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 3:22 pm
wolfe said "... and the rapist claimed "by strictly observing sunday-rest in the future I will save up to 52 women from rape every year to come !"

+++++++++++++++++++ BRAVO!

Past Member (0)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 3:51 pm
This is a step in the right direction..I hope Starbucks stay true to their word

marie C (163)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 4:53 pm
Lets be grateful for small mercies well done Starbucks

Past Member (0)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 5:02 pm
Thank you.

Talya H (10)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 5:25 pm
Thanks for the article! I hope this works!

AWAY AWHILE Cal M (1067)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 7:04 pm

Carole K (195)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 7:05 pm
Hey, Buu S.! Elimination of your SPAM is my mission!

Monica D (580)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 7:45 pm
Would be better to provide reusable mugs.

Susanne R (235)
Thursday July 26, 2012, 11:49 pm
It's a start. I hope more food and beverage providers follow suit.

Danuta W (1250)
Friday July 27, 2012, 1:49 am

David C (129)
Friday July 27, 2012, 8:51 am
reusable mug would be best, try to eat out as little as able.....

Mari 's (1356)
Friday July 27, 2012, 9:54 am
Great news Cal tyvm!! :)

Past Member (0)
Friday July 27, 2012, 10:11 am
A step in the right direction is always welcome.

Only trouble is, we have a very long way to go.

Jennifer G (20)
Friday July 27, 2012, 10:39 am
Thanks for posting

Michael M (5)
Friday July 27, 2012, 4:07 pm
OR perhaps the more addicted customers could bring their OWN mug like I do???

Just saying...

Sam E M (0)
Thursday August 2, 2012, 3:26 am
I'm not clear how they intend to collect these containers. Most people taking coffee out will probably just chuck them in a waste bin. Still, it's good that they're at least trying, given their poor reputation in certain fields.
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