Impresso Espresso / Takeaway Penzance

About the Business

Owner: Steph Barnes
Action to date:
Swapped polystyrene food boxes for home compostable bagasse
Same action for small clam boxes
Plastic takeaway bags swapped for brown paper bags.
Plastic cutlery swapped for wooden
Plastic Stirrers swapped for wooden
Paper Straws
Paper sugar sachets
Cakes & Chips served in paper bags
Drinks in cans or glass
Still to tackle:
Milkshake containers with lids, but these are 50% recycled plastic and 100% recyclable
Take away plastic sauce containers with lids.
We can’t change Coke and Just Juice from plastic bottles
Coffee Cups & lids
“Why did we choose to tackle single use plastic in our business, well if you break the trend, we can make amends. With 100% green energy and a plastic free policy, we are doing our part.”