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Boston Tea Party bans disposal coffee cups. Now government must force other chains to follow its lead


Coffee chain Boston Tea Party expected to lose a quarter of its takeaway drink sales when it banned disposable cups and so it proved.

But owner Sam Roberts took the hit anyway, saying he felt it was the right thing to do for the planet.

You often hear business leaders talking about their “mission” and waxing lyrical about making the world a better place. But how often are they willing to put their corporate money and bonuses where their mouths are like Roberts and his business have?

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