With over 70 million cups of coffee consumed in the United Kingdom every day, there are a lot of used coffee grounds that could be put to further use right in our own homes. We've decided to look at just a few of the simple ways in which we can all ensure our coffee grounds are not going to waste.
With just a bit of coconut oil and some demerera sugar, you've got yourself a fantastic natural exfoliator. there's a fantastic recipe using our coffee from Le Coin De Mel which you can find here
Deodorizer? Deodouriser? De-odorant? However you want to spell it, keep a pot of grounds in your fridge and it'll absorb all of those nasty smells. They'll be good for a few months, then pop them in the compost!
Most of the acidity will have left your coffee once it's brewed, so it's safe to use it as compost - just bear in mind that's it considered 'green compost', so balance this out with brown material. For a super simple summary, visit this site