Steeped Bags / Inner Filter (non-GMO and Biodegradable): Steeped strives to use materials that are all sustainable and plant-based. Steeped's Full Immersion Filters are a unique construction made using food-grade renewable plant-based materials. The feedstock for this material is also non-GMO. The material is a custom hybrid made to work specifically for the Steeped Method. These filters allow for optimal water flow in, with maximum flavor out. More simply put, Steeped's Full Immersion Filters are part of the Steeped Bags that are made using a renewable, plant-based, non-GMO, biodegradable material.
Steeped Packs / Outer Film (Made Using Renewable and Compostable Materials): Steeped Packs are made using compostable and renewable materials. Each pack is printed with water-based inks with no toxic VOCs. Receiving the award for Best New Product in Packaging from SCA (Specialty Coffee Association), this material is helping innovate the sustainable flexible packaging movement.
Steeped Retail Cartons: Steeped Coffee retail cartons are fully recyclable and made using 100% recycled materials with a minimum of 85% usage of post-consumer materials or recycled fiber (with no virgin materials used).
Each element of our packaging is utilizing every known innovation that we are aware of, while also preserving our coffee's quality and freshness. We continue to learn, innovate, and improve our materials as a top priority (not an afterthought). You can be assured that we are already working on our next innovation and that we'll keep doing our best — so by all means leave just your 'actual' footprints wherever your journey takes you.