If you’re looking to get away from storing leftovers in plastic containers, look to the recycling bin.
Consider reusing glass jars emptied of peanut butter, salsa, jam and other foods for storage.
If plastic sandwich bags are a must-have in your kitchen, consider rinsing them out and getting more than one use from them.
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