27 Aug '12, 10am

New Post: How To Make Your School Lunch Box Eco-Friendly PLS

If your school is like most, kids, teachers and staff create a lot of waste every day. The beginning of the school year is the perfect time help reduce that waste. Put down your paper and plastic and invest in a few reusable containers and bags for school lunches. On average, a child bringing a brown bag lunch to school every day generates 67 pounds of waste per school year . That can add up to 18,760 pounds of lunch waste for just one average-size school! The Sierra Club estimates that families spend $85/year on disposable plastic baggies.

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