SlowRain wrote:There was an article a while back in The New York Times which showed how exorbitantly priced the coffee for these machines is. It works out to something like $50 per pound.
Not only that, but the capsules are exactly the kind of unnecessary packaging that clogs landfills -- what a bloody waste!
Don't think with your Taiwan hat on
If I would post one day the garbage, tiles, food, chairs, beds, metal ornaments, cement, name it what the locals Dump in real landfills , a few capsules mean yet not too much.
Nespresso does well In terms of recycling. I presume the Aluminium can be re-used.
I am pretty sure it can as my neighbor - the picker - takes them out of my garbage