From Coffee cups to beautiful papers... An eco-friendly Coffee paper, created by peeling of the plastic foiling inside the starbucks like coffee cups there by taking into machine converting into paper. This new packaging material sets the standard in gourmet and eco-efficient packaging. Coffee Paper can be used for a wide range of products, all unique ideas based on your needs. There are indeed a few ways to upcycle used coffee cups. Standard coffee cups are made from liquid paperboard. That's a mix of paper and a thin layer of plastic to make it waterproof.