After research showed that their K-cup products were creating an absurd amount of waste, the Keurig company attempted to create a “green” version of their K-cups that were supposed to be 100% recyclable. But according to a new class action lawsuit, these coffee pods are anything but environmentally friendly. Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins discusses this with Scott Hardy from Top Class Actions.

Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at He is the co-host / guest host for Ring of Fire Radio. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced