Collingwood’s new zero waste café are giving out free coffee
23.06.2022

Collingwood’s new zero waste café are giving out free coffee

On Friday July 8 the uber-sustainable new Collingwood café, Into Coffee, will be holding a Zero Dollar, Zero Waste Day with free coffee in edible, sustainable takeaway cups.

Dedicated to zero waste, serving great coffee, bringing like-minded people together and exploring sustainable changes that other businesses can adopt – Into Coffee is a place to chill in, enjoy a game of chess and inspire positive change through caffeinated conversations. They’re hosting a Zero Dollar, Zero Waste day, where they’re giving out free coffee in an edible takeaway cup – which makes for a delicious breaky when you combine it with your coffee of choice.

What you need to know

  • Zero waste, uber sustainable café Into Coffee are holding a Zero Dollar, Zero Waste day
  • Caffeine lovers can enjoy a delicious – and free – coffee on July 8
  • It will be served in an Edi Cup, an edible, sustainable single-use alternative to plastic takeaway cups that’s locally made from oats

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Committed to the idea of a “cafe by trade and community hub by spirit” to house not only Luke’s sustainable fashion start-up, Into Carry, but also nurture Melbourne’s age-old love for good coffee – and a new-found love for reducing waste.

Into Coffee is the brainchild of Rob Rankin and Luke Phillips, two sustainably-minded entrepreneurs who are passionate about the environment and the community. Opening its doors at the end of last year, the café is more than just a place to have great coffee and local bites, but a place where like-minded businesses and people can explore positive change.

The café is also home to Luke’s fashion brand, Into Carry. At first glance, the brand looks like a local upcycling start-up. Although the closer you get, the more layers of sustainable thinking you uncover. Their bespoke one-off creations are couture, but not as you know it. They source materials from local waste streams, from their ‘ethical snakeskin’ made from netting bags that hold lemons, oranges and avocados, to old couch leather repurposed, to the milk-carton packaging from famous brands like Happy Soy Boy.

Find out more about Into Coffee by heading here.