Téo Cacao Blends Sustainability Plan
Our Sustainability Plan
July 20, 2020: Commit to do our part as a company to strengthen and be kind to the planet.
- Started with eco friendly 4oz bags.
January 8, 2021: Changed to 100% compostable mailer for one 4 or 12 oz products
- Anything over 16 oz will be sent in USPS flat rate bubble mailer (currently plastic) - will be changing to compostable as we have the capital!
- Anything over 24 oz or french press will be sent in USPS flat rate box - will find the best box options for planet friendly packaging.
Mid 2021: Product bags will switch to 100% compostable + zipper - will be changing soon!
- No more labels/stickers. Switch to printed bags - will be changing soon!
- With sustainable ink? More info: https://www.ecoenclose.com/blog/what-is-the-most-sustainable-ink
Carbon offsetting program - will be changing soon! More research needed
Printing: Shipping labels
- Switch to recyclable - will be changing soon!
Cacao is 100% compostable: YOU can do this now! Go beyond the brew and...
- Make yourself body or lip balm, and soap
- Compost in your garden
- Reuse the brew: Blend it in your smoothie, ice cream, baking, etc
Téo is interested in restorative farming practices. We are not well versed but will be conducting research in how these practices can benefit farmers, and how best to educate them if interest is shown.