ECO ALTERNATIVES TO CLING FILM
Cling Film sticks to almost all materials and is a great tool to keep leftovers fresh
But Cling Film is plastic, and does create a waste problem in of itself.
Cling Film is hard to reuse or recycle which makes incredibly wasteful! Find alternatives that are eco-friendly.
WHY LOOK FOR A CLING FILM ALTERNATIVE?
Cotton bags are ideal for storing larger loaves, for example. The breathable fabric stops it from sweating without getting stale, and protects it from flies if left out on the counter.
Beeswax wraps are an excellent plastic wrap replacement for storing and covering a wide range of foods.
BEESWAX FOOD WRAPS
For a tighter seal, you can store food in lidded, reusable containers made from plastic, glass, or metal.
LIDDED CONTAINERS OR JARS
If you really can’t do without the magic of Cling Film, you can actually get eco-friendly cling wrap products that are very similar, but are compostable.
COMPOSTABLE CLING WRAP
Cling Film might seem like the easiest choice for use in the kitchen, but with so many alternatives there is no shortage of options to make the switch with.
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