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By reciclying unused toothpaste cap, we're able to create cups with an innovative and strong material.

By reciclying unused toothpaste cap, we're able to create cups with an innovative and strong material.

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X Cup is a separable paper cup designed for efficient recycling.

X Cup is a separable paper cup designed for efficient recycling.

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Customers who bring a reusable cup will pay a low, flat rate for their beverage - no matter how large the cup is.

Customers who bring a reusable cup will pay a low, flat rate for their beverage - no matter how large the cup is.

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Our cups are made from bagasse a waste product of sugarcane and have a bioplastic lining and lid which will compost

Our cups are made from bagasse a waste product of sugarcane and have a bioplastic lining and lid which will compost

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a hen, a sheep, two animals living in every corner of planet earth are the creators of the NextGen Cup.

a hen, a sheep, two animals living in every corner of planet earth are the creators of the NextGen Cup.

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Increase cup capturing for recycling by having an option to dump out liquids and providing rewards coupon system.

Increase cup capturing for recycling by having an option to dump out liquids and providing rewards coupon system.

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A fully home-compostable cup made out of freeze dried agar or mycelium with an agar lid.

A fully home-compostable cup made out of freeze dried agar or mycelium with an agar lid.

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The regular cup will be redesigned to be 100% Biodegradable through the use of cornstarch, the consumer can still enjoy a beverage leak free

The regular cup will be redesigned to be 100% Biodegradable through the use of cornstarch, the consumer can still enjoy a beverage leak free

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This is an 100% organic and biodegradable cup that you can just throw away and it will go back into the earth naturally.

This is an 100% organic and biodegradable cup that you can just throw away and it will go back into the earth naturally.

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