did you know...

...if lined up end-to-end, the K-cup coffee pods sold in 2014 would encircle the equator 12.4 times!

K-cup landfill

K-cup Landfill

think green cups

Great Reasons to Buy a Think Green Cup

Proceeds Support a Worthy Cause

Your purchase supports Upstate's Pediatric Pulmonary Sunshine Fund. The fund helps families of children with Cystic Fibrosis with medical needs not covered by insurance.

Cystic Fibrosis is a life-threatening disease affecting the lung and digestive system. There is no cure. Some 1,000 children are diagnosed with CF each year.

Help the Environment

Your reusable cup eliminates single-use water bottles from landfills and saves you money on expensive bottled water!

Buy your Think Green Cup for $6 at these Upstate locations:

  • All Upstate cafeterias
  • Espress Oasis Coffee Bar
  • Gift Shops, Downtown and Community
  • Health Sciences Library

For information on how you, your department, your team, your class can become involved in Upstate's Think Green program, contact us at green@upstate.edu.

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