100% Compostable, No Plastic
We're dedicated to promoting sustainability and reducing our environmental footprint in every way possible. That's why we're thrilled to offer tea bags that are not only made from renewable, plant-based materials but are also 100% biodegradable and compostable - with no plastic whatsoever!
3-stepped approach to cutting our carbon footprint
1. Carbon Reduction Infrastructure Efficency We designed our factory in Toronto, Canada to use less energy and reduce carbon emissions. We have fans that move air around to save heating and cooling costs, and we use efficient lighting. Plastic sheets are used in the warehouse to prevent heat loss and save energy. Packaging Efficiency We also try to be efficient with our product packaging to reduce waste and save energy during shipping.
Fair Treatment & Trading
We needs to see evidence of the following (at minimum) in
order to either approve a new supplier, or maintain a relationship with an existing supplier...
Ethical Tea Partnership (ETP)
In 2003, we became the first non-UK company to join ETP. This organization ensures that tea estates follow ethical standards for living and working conditions. It is managed by member companies and reviewed by external auditors from Prince Waterhouse Cooper...
Plant Base Material Tea Bag
METZ Pyramid Tea Bags are made from plant based material (sugar cane, corn or abaca)which are both commercially compostable and biodegradable.
They are not made from nylon or any other petroleum based compounds. (Our mantra is – let’s enjoy tea together; naturally)...