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Tips for Packing Waste-free LunchES. By Amy Hemmert . Typical Lunch. Main Course: Sandwich Snack: Chips/Pretzels/popcorn Dairy: Yogurt Dessert: Candy/Cookies/Cereal Bars Vegetable: Carrots/Celery Drink: juice, fruit-flavored drink, milk, soda, water. Typical Lunch Packaging.

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Tips for Packing Waste-free LunchES

By Amy Hemmert


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Typical Lunch

  • Main Course: Sandwich

  • Snack: Chips/Pretzels/popcorn

  • Dairy: Yogurt

  • Dessert: Candy/Cookies/Cereal Bars

  • Vegetable: Carrots/Celery

  • Drink: juice, fruit-flavored drink, milk, soda, water


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Typical Lunch Packaging

  • Disposable drink bottle, box, pouch, can, or carton

  • Brown bag or large plastic bag

  • Baggies, foil, plastic wrap

  • Prepackaged foods

  • Spoons and forks

  • Paper napkins

  • Straws

  • Peels


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“Throw away”… Where is AWAY?

  • Landfill

  • Incinerator

  • Recycle Center

  • Compost

  • Litter

Where does all that lunch waste go?


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But this is not sustainable.

  • Costs more

  • Requires more gas for trucks to drive a longer distance

  • More trucks equals more pollution

  • Trucks cause wear and tear on roads

  • Landfills fill up and we have to find space for new ones farther away from where we live.


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And we’re throwing away good stuff.

  • Making stuff requires resources:

    • Water

    • Fuel

    • Minerals

    • Trees

    • Other?


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Do your part. Pack a waste-free lunch.

  • Durable lunchbox

  • Reusable food containers

  • Refillable drink bottle

  • Stainless fork and spoon

  • Cloth napkin


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Take it a step further…

  • Pack a lunch that you can truly enjoy!

    • Fresh

    • Seasonal

    • Organic

    • Locally grown

    • Delicious!


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Make it fun!

  • Attractive Colors

  • Appealing Textures

  • Pleasing Shapes

  • Manageable Sizes

  • Appropriate Portions

  • Dips, Dressings, and Condiments

  • Seasonal Specialties

  • Nutritional Balance


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Inspirational Lunches

  • Baked Pasta

  • Artichoke Bruschetta

  • Tamari-roasted Cashews

  • Spinach Salad


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Inspirational Lunches

  • Organic Field Greens Salad

  • Dates

  • Sushi Rolls

  • Baby Carrots


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Inspirational Lunches

  • Yogurt

  • Organic Grapes

  • Trail Mix

  • Baby Carrots


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Inspirational Lunches

  • Watermelon

  • Whole Wheat Banana Bread

  • Salmon Stuffed Avocado

  • Sugar Snap Peas


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Inspirational Lunches

  • Organic Cherries

  • Baby Carrots

  • Ranch Dressing

  • Whole Wheat Crackers

  • Mixed Unsalted Nuts


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Inspirational Lunches

  • Papaya

  • Blueberries

  • Vegetable Pancake

  • Assorted Cheeses

  • Chiabatta Bread


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Inspirational Lunches

  • Vegetable Gyoza

  • Soy Sauce

  • Steamed Rice

  • Edamame

  • Hum Bao

  • Ginger Snaps


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Inspirational Lunches

  • Hummus

  • Whole Wheat Crackers

  • Blueberries

  • Sugar Snap Peas

  • Cherry Tomatoes

  • Sliced Cucumbers


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Inspirational Lunches

  • Organic Grapes

  • Whole Wheat Crackers

  • Fresh Green Beans

  • Lowfat Cheddar Cheese


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Inspirational Lunch Ideas

  • Blintzes

  • Somoza

  • Fresh Strawberries


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Inspirational Lunch Ideas

  • Spelt Pretzels

  • Fresh Figs

  • Hard-boiled Eggs

  • Garden Tomatoes


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Inspirational Lunch Ideas

  • Chili

  • Garden Salad

  • Corn Bread

  • Dates


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Inspirational Lunch Ideas

  • Strawberries

  • Green Grapes

  • Spaghetti with Tomato Sauce

  • Green Salad


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Inspirational Lunch Ideas

  • Melon Balls

  • Cheese Fingers

  • Tortilla Bats

  • Potato Ghosts

  • Eye Ball Cupcake


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Inspirational Lunches

  • Veggie Balogna

  • Fresh Carrot

  • Steamed Artichoke

  • Fresh Apricot


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Inspirational Lunches

  • Almond Butter and Apricot Jam Sandwich

  • Sugar Snap Peas

  • Fresh Cherries

  • Hard-boiled Egg


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Inspirational Lunches

  • Field Greens Salad

  • Sliced Oranges

  • Veggie Roll-up

  • Pan-fried Sweet Potatoes


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Inspirational Lunches

  • Peanut Butter and Jelly on Matzo

  • Fennel Salad

  • Cashews

  • Dried Cranberries

  • Dried Pears

  • Air-popped Popcorn


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Inspirational Lunch Ideas

  • Garden Salad

  • Pasta with Pesto

  • Cucumber Tomato Salad

  • Tangerines and Raisins


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Inspirational Lunch Ideas

  • Mexican-style Torta

  • Tortilla Chips

  • Grapes and Strawberries

  • Fresh Carrots


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Inspirational Lunches

  • Crab Cake

  • Mixed Greens Salad

  • Sliced Pear

  • Sushi Roll


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Inspirational Lunches

  • Chef Salad

  • Red and Green Grapes

  • French Bread


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Inspirational Lunches

  • Rice

  • Tortilla Chips

  • Refried Beans

  • Fresh Strawberries


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Inspirational Lunches

  • Asparagus Frittata

  • Orange Slices

  • Caesar Salad


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Inspirational Lunches

  • Fresh Strawberries

  • Banana Bread

  • Breakfast Burrito

  • Fresh Carrot


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Inspirational Lunches

  • Broiled Fish

  • Green Salad

  • Whole Grain Crackers

  • Baby Carrots

  • Orange Slices


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Inspirational Lunches

  • Buckwheat Pasta Salad

  • Goldfish Crackers

  • Dried Fruit

  • Fresh Kiwi

  • Steamed Broccoli

  • Steamed Carrots


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About wastefreelunches.org

  • For Schools, Teachers, Parents, Environmental Organizations

  • The Waste-free Lunchbox Pamphlet

  • Links to Important Web Sites

  • Success Stories

  • How To


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