Day 43: Reused Food Container for Storage
The other day I bought some hummus. When I was done with it I saved the container that it was in. I was able to use it to store some onions that I had sliced up.
It would be ideal that I didn’t consume plastic at all, but since I did, I’m reusing it for another purpose. In this case it’s food storage.
According to GreenFeet, Americans generate 10.5 million tons of plastic waste a year but recycle only 1 or 2 % of it. Check out more quick facts on plastic pollution.