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How to pack an eco-friendly lunch box

In a world where sustainability matters more than ever, packing an eco-friendly lunchbox for your kids is a small yet impactful step towards a greener future. From reducing waste to keeping meals fresh and delicious, here are some tips and tricks to revolutionise your lunch-packing routine:

Waste-Free Lunch:

waste free lunch packing

Opt for reusable containers - choose durable, BPA-free sustainable containers made from materials like stainless steel or glass. These containers are not only eco-friendly but also keep food fresh without the need for disposable plastic bags or wraps. Reusable cutlery is also a far better option than the disposable plastic ones, and you can always include a cute cloth napkin instead of paper!

Pack Homemade Snacks: 

Homemade snacks for lunchbox

Instead of buying pre-packaged foods, opt for homemade treats like energy balls, fruit slices, or veggie sticks. Not only are homemade snacks healthier, but they also help minimise packaging waste. You can also reduce food waste by packing leftover food such as last night's dinner!

Invest in a Quality Reusable Lunch Box:

Good quality reusable lunchbox

Choose a high-quality, insulated lunchbox that will keep food at the right temperature throughout the day. Look for lunchboxes with compartments to separate different food items and prevent them from getting squished. There are a range of cute bento boxes available if your little one likes their food separated.

Include a Reusable Drink Bottle:

Reusable drink bottle

Ditch the single-use plastic water bottles and invest in a reusable bottle for your child's lunchbox. Look for bottles made from stainless steel or BPA-free plastic, and encourage your kids to stay hydrated throughout the day.

Use BodyICE Kids Ice Packs: 

BodyICE Kids Ice Packs to Keep Lunch Cool

Keep school lunches cool and fresh with BodyICE Kids reusable ice packs. These ice packs are specially designed to fit perfectly in lunchboxes, ensuring that your child's food stays at the optimal temperature until lunchtime. Plus, they're non-toxic and easy to clean, making them a safe and convenient choice for busy parents.

Get Creative with Packaging: 

Beeswax Food Wraps

Instead of using plastic sandwich bags, zip-lock bags or cling wrap, get creative with eco-friendly packaging options like beeswax wraps or silicone food covers. These waste-free lunch alternatives are reusable, washable, and better for the environment.

Encourage Eco-Friendly Eating Habits: 

Teach your kids about the importance of sustainability and involve them in the lunch-packing process. Let them choose their favourite eco-friendly lunchbox accessories and snacks, empowering them to make environmentally conscious choices.

Simple tips for eco-friendly lunchbox

By incorporating these tips and tricks into your lunch-packing routine, you can create a more sustainable and eco-friendly lunchbox for your kids while ensuring that their meals stay cool and fresh with BodyICE Kids ice packs. Together, let's make a positive impact on the planet, one lunch at a time!


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