Swiss Company Develops Coffee Ball, a No-Capsule Coffee Pod - Core77

"The coffee capsule was invented in Switzerland in 1976," writes Swiss company CoffeeB. But they're not boasting: "It was a brilliant innovation whose success has turned into a global environmental problem. Every year, billions of capsules are thrown away."

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The upfront costs are 6-7x higher, minimum, but automatic machines like the Jura which grind beans don’t lock you into a product system, where over time, you will pay that cost difference anyway. Rather than 8 blends you get an infinite amount and they allow you to choose local roasters, making it a greener choice. Buy with Klarna or some other installment app.