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UCC Freshers issued with reusable bamboo coffee cups

7 Sep 2018

Coffee; you can’t get through a college year without it.  But all those disposable coffee cups mount up, causing a huge environmental headache. In fact, 200 million beverage cups are disposed of annually in Ireland. That equates to 22,000 every hour.

This year, University College Cork has come up with a solution. The college is handing every new student their own reusable bamboo coffee cup to drink from on campus.

For full story please visit: https://yaycork.ie/2018/08/20/all-ucc-freshers-will-be-issued-with-reusable-bamboo-coffee-cups-this-year/ 

For more on this story contact:

http://greencampus.ucc.ie/ 

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Roseleigh, Western Road, Cork, T12 R229

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