Replace your disposable beverage bottle with a reusable one:
Americans throw away more than 2.5 million plastic water
bottles every hour! Instead of throwing away your plastic bottles after
using them, try using a metal bottle or thermos to carry your water, juice,
Bring a cloth napkin instead of using a disposable napkin or paper towel:
Even though napkins and paper towels are convenient, you
can keep that extra waste out of the garbage by bringing your own cloth napkin.
Buy reusable containers for your snacks and sandwiches:
There are tons of options for cloth reusable sandwich and snack bags, and
glass, plastic or metal containers that can be used to hold your sandwiches and
Use silverware instead of plastic utensils:
It’s just as easy to bring your own silverware from home that can be washed and reused
instead of using plastic utensils that will have to be thrown away.
Pick a no-garbage lunch carrier:
A reusable cloth bag or lunch box is a great alternative to a brown paper bag that has to be thrown