28 Oct '11, 2am

Takeout Without: Leave Disposable Packaging Behind | Care2 Causes

Takeout Without: Leave Disposable Packaging Behind | Care2 Causes

There used to be a restaurant that we would frequent for seaweed salad and sushi. The first couple times we showed up with our own containers, they had already packaged our food (complete with the most evil green plastic sushi grass of uselessness!). We explained what we were doing, and that we would bring our own glass containers in, they could put their gorgeous food into them and we would go home happily. We didn’t want the individual soy sauce, or disposable chopsticks, or napkins. They kept insisting that it would compromise their creations and the way they liked to do things. I was so confused…as a business owner I was saving them money by not using their supplies, so I explained that unless they would change their mind, I would change mine about ordering with them. And then they stopped resisting, and even started chuckling…they would explain to their other customer...

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