The easiest sustainable swap to make is investing in a good travel mug. On campus, you can save 10 cents on every coffee at both the BREW Café and the Coffee Stop if you bring your own container. It’s a win-win.
Here are our Top 5 (in no particular order):
KeepCup is a sustainably made product and brand that strives to make a difference in how we think about convenience culture. The cork and glass combinations create a beautiful design.
Class days get long, so having a beverage that will stay ice cold or piping hot longer is a must. This tumbler is double-wall insulated so you can enjoy your drink at the perfect temperature all day.
This artisan travel mug combines metallic, wood and ceramic to create a unique design. And the comfortable handle is a bonus!
This classic option will last you a lifetime. The double wall vacuum and durable stainless steel body makes it just about indestructible.
Creators of the #BringYourOwn project, Klean Kanteen is committed to sustainable, functional and non-toxic products. This option can easily be taken on an outdoor adventure or to class.
Danyel Moe '17 is a content specialist at Concordia.