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Coffee pods and K-Cups

Single-use coffee pods cannot be recycled due to their size and mixed materials. Please dispose of them as garbage.


disposable coffee pods

Disposable pods

Reusable and approved compostable coffee pods

To reduce waste, UW Recycling recommends customers purchase reusable coffee pods or approved compostable coffee pods. View the list of accepted items. Flat pods made of coffee filters (and look like tea bags) are also compostable.


Reusable coffee pod

Reusable pods


compostable coffee pod

Compostable pods


flat compostable coffee pod

Flat compostable pods