Create a Waste Wise Shopping Kit

May 30, 2008

Want to be a waste-wise shopper?  Below are our suggestions for your waste wise farmers’ market shopping kit:

tote bag

Tote bag
For storing your kit and carrying your purchases
cloth bags

Reusable Produce Bags
For potatoes, onions, root vegetables, citrus fruits, etc.


To-go mug
For coffee, tea, and other hot beverages

Reusable plastic tubs
For nuts, beans, salad mix, delicate fruits, etc.

water bottle

For water and juice
paper bag

Used paper & plastic bags
For bread, mushrooms, loose produce, greens, etc.


Cloth napkin
For use in place of paper napkins

For eating at the market

Store your kit near the door, in the trunk of your car, or in any other location that will help you remember to bring it.

See you at the market!

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