Coffee is one of the world's most popular commodities. It is traded more than all other commodities, except for crude oil. With such a high demand and so much production going on throughout the world, the coffee industry has the potential to significantly impact our environment. … [Read more...] about Coffee and the Environment
Coffee is an integral part of daily life around the globe. Â Many of us canâ€™t get through the day without a cup or two of coffee. Â Unfortunately, all these cups of coffee can lead to lots of waste. Â In fact, disposable paper cups and paper coffee filters have become the norm, … [Read more...] about Reusable Coffee Cups and Filters Worth The Hassle?
Ever wonder about fair trade coffee and why it might matter? Second only to crude oil, coffee is the most traded commodity on earth. Like other booming industries of trade, the potential for abuse is great, and over the years, we have seen a number of unfortunate side effects … [Read more...] about Benefits of Buying Fair Trade Coffee
Why drink organic coffee? Consider these facts. If youâ€™re like most people, then coffee probably plays a prominent role in your life. Â Indeed, we collectively consume 2.5 billion cups of coffee each day! Â But not all that coffee is good for us or for the … [Read more...] about Organic Coffee Facts
Coffee has received a bad rap recently because of the adverse environmental effects of many modern coffee plantations. For those of us who enjoy sipping our favorite brew, this is disheartening news. Fortunately, more traditional methods of shaded coffee cultivation are … [Read more...] about Shade Grown Coffee: Why It Matters