We take our environmental responsibility seriously and try to include biodegradable packaging wherever possible.

We are proud to announce that we were one of the first cafes in the area to include the following in our packaging range:

  • 100% biodegradable cellulose straws
  • 12oz Ultimate Eco Bamboo Compostable Cups
  • Biodegradable cup lids
  • Kraft card heave sleeve
  • Wooden 5.5" drinks stirrers
  • Biodegradable, unbleached napkins
  • Sugarcane burger and hot snack packaging
  • Biodegradeable deli bags
  • Biodegradable sandwich boxes with a compostable film window



Our promise

We promise to use packaging options that are better for the environment, wherever and whenever we possibly can. 

We aim to compost and re-use as much as possible within Bournemouth's parks, gardens and open spaces.

Buy one of our Park Café keep-cups. Bring your keep-cup to a Park Café and receive a great-value hot drink.

Packaging information

new biodegradable packaging-set

Cellulose straws

These light green straws are 100% biodegradable, with a bendy neck and 5mm diameter. These cellulose-based straws will completely biodegrade within a few onths in contact with moisture in the natural environment. We will only provide you with a straw, if you ask for one.

12oz Ultimate Eco Bamboo Compostable Cups

Manufactured from Bamboo and containing Triple Layer Inner Ripple Wrap using sustainable paperboard, sourced from managed plantations. Coated with Ingeo, Polylatic Acid lining derived from renewable sources such as plants and not oil, this is the Ultimate Eco Biodegradable and Compostable, bamboo cup complying to EN 13432 Standard for compostability.  Super insulated consisting of 2 bases, 3 insulating layers of compostable board. 

Biodegradable cup lids

100% biodegradable, compostable and made from a corn starch blend. These lids will break down within months after disposal.

Kraft card heave sleeve

These sleeves for hot drinks are 100% biodegradable, compostable and made from sustainably managed paper and recycled paper sources. These can also be recycled.

Wooden 5.5" drinks stirrers

These are sustainably sourced and fully degradable, these drinks stirrers will compost down within just a few months (or sooner).

Biodegradable, unbleached napkins

These napkins are made from 100% recycled material with unbleached paper and are recyclable and biodegradable once used.

Sugarcane burger and hot snack packaging

A high quality burger box made of renewal and recycled sugarcane pulp. This is 100% biodegradable.

Biodegradeable deli bags

This 100% biodegradable paper bag uses sustainable paper materials.

Biodegradable sandwich boxes with a compostable film window

Our sandwich boxes are made from Kraft cardboard and have a compostable film window.

Coffee Grounds

Did you know that we pass our coffee grounds to our horticultural team at Kings Park Nursery?

The caffeine in coffee has been found as a natural way to keep slugs and snails at bay.

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