Headed out to grab a cup of coffee this morning? Make sure you grab a reusable mug, too. If you think it doesn't really matter, think again.

 

According to this neat infographic from Factory Direct Promos (they promote things like branded reusable mugs), Americans use a whopping 25 billion paper cups each year! That adds up to 363 million pounds of waste and the loss of more than 9 million trees.

 

Bottom line: Every little cup adds up. Do your part to save trees, reduce pollution and minimize waste by bringing a reusable mug with you this morning — and don't forget to grab your reusable water bottle before you head out to lunch.

 

Here's why you should reuse your cup each and every time:

 

Why Reuse a Cup?

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Infographic courtesy of Reusable Bags - Factory Direct Promos