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10 Tips for ''Green'' School Lunches

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Green school lunch ideas, bento lunch box

Pack in Reusable Containers


You've surely heard about the bento box or Laptop Lunches craze: packing lots of different lunch items in colorful little BPA-free plastic containers. Whether you invest in Laptop Lunches Bento-ware line (about $40 for a lunch bag and coordinating set of reusable food containers, or $25 for just the container set) or other long-lasting food storage solutions, you're surely doing Mother Earth a favor.

Next: Use Cloth or Eco-Friendly Napkins

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