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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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typical lunch
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
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
throw away where is away
“Throw away”… Where is AWAY?
  • Landfill
  • Incinerator
  • Recycle Center
  • Compost
  • Litter

Where does all that lunch waste go?

but this is not sustainable
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.
and we re throwing away good stuff
And we’re throwing away good stuff.
  • Making stuff requires resources:
    • Water
    • Fuel
    • Minerals
    • Trees
    • Other?
do your part pack a waste free lunch
Do your part. Pack a waste-free lunch.
  • Durable lunchbox
  • Reusable food containers
  • Refillable drink bottle
  • Stainless fork and spoon
  • Cloth napkin
take it a step further
Take it a step further…
  • Pack a lunch that you can truly enjoy!
    • Fresh
    • Seasonal
    • Organic
    • Locally grown
    • Delicious!
make it fun
Make it fun!
  • Attractive Colors
  • Appealing Textures
  • Pleasing Shapes
  • Manageable Sizes
  • Appropriate Portions
  • Dips, Dressings, and Condiments
  • Seasonal Specialties
  • Nutritional Balance
inspirational lunches
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
inspirational lunch ideas
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
about wastefreelunches org
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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