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KonaRed Energy Drinks Serves Up A Market For Coffee Bean Wastes

December 26th, 2011 | by Priti Ambani

KonaRed is turning the coffee berry into a sports drink. This previously discarded fruit portion of the coffee plant is a whole new market now, providing coffee growers a shot in the arm and diverting waste. KonaRed is the fruit of the commonly known coffee plant, sourced from Kona Coffee - grown only in the Kona district on the west side of the Big Island, Hawaii. Before Kona Coffee emerges as a rich coffee bean and can make its way into coffee mugs, it has to be stripped off its skin. An estimated 40 million pounds of coffee fruit and skin gets tossed away annually in Hawaii. High labor costs make composting unviable for the coffee farmers. So when Shaun Roberts came along to buy this fruit, he was more than welcome


Debco's Version of I Am Not A Paper Cup

September 11th, 2009 | by John Simonetta

Debco has recently released a version of the MoMA I Am Not A Paper Cup which they are DA4299 COFFEE MUG and selling at an EQP of $9.73, which is nearly half the EQP $18.08 cost of the MoMA model



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