That doesn’t mean they won’t recycle the used capsules anymore but instead they’re joining forces with Jacobs Douwe Egberts to have a common way to recycle the pods.
This will be done through a non-profit organization, PodBack, with the aim to unify the different recycling systems currently existing and making it easier for customers to hand back the pods. Other than Nespresso pods, the change will involve Tassimo and L’Or ones. Local councils will take care of collecting the capsules, along with Yodel dropoff points and, eventually, hand back the capsules when their online shopping supermarkets’ orders have been delivered.
Full article on the Guardian.