Ethical Coffee biodegradable coffee pods are the compatible Nespresso pods that everyone is talking about.

To comply with the stringent EN13432 standard, Ethical Coffee capsules are made from vegetable fibre and starch and breakdown within 180 days in industrial composting. 

10 years of research and development has led to the development of the Ethical Coffee biodegradable coffee capsule that delivers the taste of a true Italian espresso without the damaging environmental impacts that plastic or aluminium capsules have. 

Every element of the packaging has been designed to minimise its impact on the environment. Even the flow wrap packaging is fully biodegradable to EN13432 standard and the cardboard box is 100% recyclable. 

This comparison of common household items might help show the significance of this: