2.5 billion reasons to choose Uniqup
In the UK we get through 2.5 billion (2,500,000,000) takeaway cups every year. Fewer than 1 in 400 of these are recycled, which breaks our heart. So we thought, “Hey, let’s blend our passion for the environment with our passion for coffee.”
That’s how Uniqup came to be. And now, since launching in 2019, we’re a top-rated Amazon best-seller. Plus, we’re also busy spreading the Uniqup message through coffee shops, retailers and other stockists.
You know that making eco-friendly choices isn’t always easy. However, you also know small changes make a big difference. Most single-use cups have a thin layer of plastic for keeping drinks warm, which is all well and good. The problem is, normal recycling plants can’t separate this plastic. So 99% of the cups end up in landfill or dumped in our oceans.
Now it really is time to rid the world of single-use items, cut down waste, and help build a better tomorrow. Plus, let’s face it. Most single-use cups make coffee taste sort of, well, cardboard-y.
By the way, reusable cups also help you save money. In the name of research (and coffee), we visited some high street coffee shops. Turns out you get a discount from most of the big names:
Ready to join us on this mission to throw away throwaway culture?