The rise in the popularity of capsule style machines has seen our usage of capsules both at home and at work increase exponentially.  It is currently estimated that Australians consume between 2.5 and 3 million capsules per day and our love of our capsule coffee machines is only increasing.

Putting this into perspective, Australians are filling an Olympic sized swimming pool with used capsules every 14 days and with the current rate of growth, by 2018, we will be all contributing to filling an Olympic sized swimming pool every week!

Research is telling us that, while large numbers of Australians really enjoy the capsule machine experience, many are increasingly feeling stress or guilt over how they are disposing of the waste.  That feeling that you get when this occurs has been identified as a condition called Pod Stress.

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