Pack a Waste-Free Lunch

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Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)


EPA developed the Waste-Free Lunch activities to help students learn how to reduce, reuse, and recycle items in their school lunches. A Waste-Free Lunch Flyer discusses the importance of packing waste-free lunches. Other documents provide tips, a lunch-planning worksheet, and a lunch-evaluation worksheet. Use the materials to get your students interested in a waste-free lunch day at your school.

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