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Old 08-09-2007, 03:50 PM   #5
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The first thing that comes to mind is my daughters' lunchboxes from Laptop Lunches. We had started using waxed paper bags in lunches instead of plastic last year, but I was still really bothered by all the waste so we bought these. The amount of garbage generated in school lunch rooms is staggering.

It was funny -- the week of Earth Day they had "waste free lunch week" where everyone was encouraged to pack lunches that didn't generate any garbage -- and we didn't even have to think about it 'cause aside from paper napkins our lunches are waste-free
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