Melitta bamboo coffee filters win Sustainable Innovation Award

Melitta has announced that the #4 Cone Bamboo Filter Paper was named a winner in the Kitchen + Food category in Good Housekeeping’s 2024 Sustainable Innovation Awards. The full list of awards can be found here.

Melitta is dedicated to future generations by bringing environmentally friendly solutions to its products. This is evident with the #4 Bamboo Cone Coffee Filters, which provide an earth-friendly, sustainable way to brew coffee. They are made with 40% bamboo pulp, a naturally renewing resource. They are also certified compostable by the Biodegradable Products Institute (BPI) and packaged in 100% Recycled Paperboard boxes that can be recycled. 

“We’re pleased that our #4 Cone Bamboo Filter Paper is recognised as a Good Housekeeping 2024 Sustainable Innovation Awards winner,” said Donna Gray, director of public relations/sustainability at Melitta North America. “Melitta remains committed to upholding its promise of ensuring high-quality paper as part of an eco-friendly brewing experience.” Bleach-free, these filters also feature Melitta’s microfine flavour-enhancing perforations that allow the full coffee flavor to filter through, while the double-crimped filter design protects against bursting. Melitta Bamboo Cone Filters are also gluten-free and Kosher Certified.

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