Waste Education

Waste Education Resources

made for you!

We want to arm our fellow waste warriors with the tools to encourage positive change and celebrate the wins you are making in your community. The resources below are aimed to help our waste winning Cafes as well as Keen Beans so feel free to download and print to help fight your own war on waste.
Please note these materials are not available for commercial or government distribution. If you would like permission to do so, please contact us about becoming a partner with Responsible Cafes.

For Cafes

cafe operations in Covid-19

A guide to help cafes navigate changes to cafe operations due to Covid-19

Go Topless Poster and smile 🙂

 Help communicate to people to not use a coffee lid to reduce singe-use coffee cup waste.

Social Media Tile

Two images for you to pop on your social media channels to demonstrate you have joined the reuse revolution!

Celebrate your Impact Poster

A poster to demonstrate the impact your cafe is making through being a Responsible Cafes

"Are you dining in?" Poem

Encourage your customers to dine in if they forget to BYO.

How to be a Responsible Cafe

Helping you to reduce coffee cup waste and beyond

Responsible Cafes Poster

A poster to pop up to show all your customers that you offer an incentive for using a BYO Cup

Water Refill Poster

Do you want to save on plastic bottles? Then offer water refills with this handy poster.

NO one likes a dirty mug

Make sure your customers are bringing in a clean mug.

For Keen Beans


Use this guide to approach your local cafe with some simple tips and facts to give to your cafe!

Cafes, Cups and Covid

A handy guide to help you navigate single-use during Covid with your fave Cafes.


 Ignite a community movement & encourage neighbours to consider their single-use plastic habits.

Door Hanger

Do you know someone that always leaves behind their coffee cup? Then this is the perfect reminder to put on their door!

Better Cup Guide

Need to know what cups are a go and which are a no no no?! Check out this handy guide to give you the low down.

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