Ford and McDonald’s are turning coffee waste into car parts

CNN | Dec 4, 2019 at 11:28 AM
  • New York (CNN Business)Ford has tapped McDonald’s to help it turn coffee parts into car parts.
  • Starting this year, Ford is incorporating coffee chaff — coffee bean skin that comes off during the roasting process — into the plastic headlamp housing used in some cars.
  • Like Ford, McDonald’s also wants to incorporate renewable and recycled materials into its products.