Starbucks Getting Into The Detergent Business?
(CNN) — Starbucks coffee may refresh you in more ways than one.
Scientists in Hong Kong are testing out a process called “biorefinery.”
It recycles old coffee grinds and baked goods into things such as detergent and plastic.
The idea was presented at the recent 244-th National Meeting and Exposition of the American Chemical Society.
Scientists from Hong Kong’s City University are working with Starbucks Hong Kong on the project.