Reusable Replacements: Eating On-the-Go

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The average American generates 4.43 pounds of trash every day, and single-use products are a big part of that. Tackling your family’s use of disposables may seem intimidating at first, but the bounty of rad reusable solutions on the market makes it easy for anyone to kick throw-away products to the curb. To show you how simple it can be to ditch disposables, Earth911 rounded up five common single-use products from all over the house – along with creative (and reusable!) ways to replace them.

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Mary Mazzoni

Based in the Phoenix metro area, Mary is a lifelong vegetarian and enjoys outdoor activities like hiking, biking and relaxing in the park. When she’s not outside, she’s probably watching baseball. She is a former assistant editor for Earth911.