Eco-Friendly Food Packaging

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Every American is generating an average of over 1600 pounds of garbage, annually, according to the EPA.  Packaging comprises approximately one-third of that waste, and has, traditionally, been produced from finite resources, is non-biodegradable, and clogs our waste stream. Collectively, we dump almost 2 million tons of petroleum based food packaging, each year, into our landfills, where many items may claim space for over 500 years!   Join us to hear about how you can reduce your own waste and pollution stream.

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Links/Info/Resources

http://www.potatoplates.com/

http://www.natur-tec.com/

http://www.epa.gov

http://www.greenseal.org/Home.aspx

http://www.ohioline.osu.edu/cd-fact/0134.html

http://www.bpiworld.org

 

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