Plastic is most peoples go to for food storage, plastic is everywhere but it is possible to store food without plastic. Using plastic bags, plastic wrap and plastic tupperware have been common use as food storage in most homes. We are learning increasingly more about the health damage that plastic use has not only on the body but also on the environment. The goal is to try and ditch the plastic altogether. Here are some ways you can start to replace plastic with reusable eco friendly alternatives.
How to Store Food Without Plastic:
Reusable Silicon Food Bags
These eco-friendly storage bags are made of the highest food grade silicone which contains NO BPA, NO BPF, NO PVC, NO BPS, NO Petroleum, NO Phthalates, AND Latex-free; non-toxic to humans and our environment. They are durable, leakproof and resealable. They are dishwasher, refrigerator, freezer and microwave safe. To order your own reusable silicon bags get 10% OFF right now CLICK HERE
Reusable Mesh Produce Bags
These eco friendly bags are washable and breathable. The bags come in 3 different sizes and are durable for all of your produce storage. CLICK HERE to get these reusable mesh bags.
Reusable Organic Cotton Bags
These reusable bags are good for bulk bin bags, herbs or spices and produce. Can also be used in straining yogurt, juice and nut milk bags. They are made with organic cotton allowing good air circulation and are machine washable. To find out more about these bags, CLICK HERE.
Reusable Beeswax Wrap
Beeswax wraps are a great non-toxic way to preserve your food. It is much healthier to use beeswax wrap then aluminum foil, plastic wrap or a plastic container. CLICK HERE to learn more and get your own beeswax wrap.
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Glass Food Storage Containers
These glass food storage containers are a great alternative to storing your leftovers in leaking plastic. They are airtight, water tight, refrigerator, microwave and dishwasher safe. Throw out all of your plastic tupperware and replace with these glass containers. They do have BPA free plastic lids. CLICK HERE to order yours today.
Stainless Steel Food Storage
These stainless steel containers are leak proof, durable and eco friendly. They contain no plastic. They are great to store food or take for lunches or camping trips.They will not rust and are easy to clean. CLICK HERE to get your stainless steel reusable containers today!
My goal is to eliminate all of the plastic in my home. I do it one step at a time. Starting with how we store food is a great place to begin. Storing our food in the ways I shared above, will help keep our body healthy and our food free from leaching plastic.