Dunkin’ is the latest restaurant chain to take a big, if obvious, step in the right direction by doing away with its styrofoam cups.
Not only are the hot coffee cups going away but it’s going to bring an end to the tradition that many Dunkin’ customers have of “double cupping” or, rather, putting the foam cup around the outside of a cold drink plastic cup.
A full move to paper cups is a long time coming, with CNN noting that Dunkin’ first made the announcement in early 2018. The rollout of the new double-walled papers cups has been an ongoing campaign but the end of the foam cup will be complete by April 2020. Read more…
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