Biobased plastic wrap made from coffee grounds

As part of the WaysTUP! project, Aimplas has produced a plastic wrap from coffee grounds.
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Plastic wrap from coffee grounds

Ground coffee before coffee preparation

Coffee is one of the most popular beverages in many countries. The high rate of consumption also means a large amount of coffee grounds and organic waste.
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Waste materials becomes reusable

Coffee grounds from filtered coffee

WaysTUP! can keep coffee grounds in circulation as polymers for plastic wrap or as coffee oil.
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