Snacking With Love
So what does it mean to snack with love? This Valentine’s Day consider the possibility of choosing your snacks mindfully as an act of love for both people and planet.
To inspire you to think outside the box, we’ve put together a line-up of snacks that we think epitomize this concept.
Trashy Takeout Eco Challenge
Restaurant dining has become a super trashy endeavor during the pandemic. They serve everything in throw-away containers. So, we decided that educating, inspiring, and activating our community around trashy takeout would be an engaging way to celebrate Earth Day 2021!
Ready to Get a Jump on Spring?
ECOlunchbox is proud to be a Certified B Corporation!
Farewell 2020, Hello 2021!
Gifty Plastic-Free Packaging!
Plastic Free, Carbon Neutral Shipments
Reusables During A Pandemic
The reusables movement has been playing defense since the pandemic hit, but there are still numerous ways to take charge of your waste. Don't give up! Check out these easy tips.
Bite into Fall Flavors
We’ve put together a round-up of our favorite ECOlunchbox fall recipes to inspire you to plan some family time in the kitchen that will warm your hearts, fill your home with connection (everyone uplugs from Zoom!), and result in healthy, seasonal foods we think the whole family will enjoy.
Jennie's Halloween Lunch
Hit The Trail not Trash Can
As we all trudge through the new normal of a socially distanced lifestyle, many of us are resorting to spending time outdoors with our families. Our love for nature can have terrible repercussions on our parks and wilderness areas. Fortunately, with some pre-planning you’ll hit the trail, not the trash can, the next time you headout for some outdoor R&R.
Zero Waste School at Home
This year is a great year to focus on reducing and reusing with your kids by checking out what you already have on hand and finding fun, creative, solutions for making less of a mark on the environment in the midst of the pandemic. While you might not be headed back to the classroom, that doesn’t mean you can’t make back-to-school a fun adventure for your family!
Glamping ECO style!
"Say Goodbye To Plastic" Book Pre-Order
Our founder Sandra Ann Harris is publishing a book called "Say Goodbye to Plastic." Pre-orders placed in July 2020 will be matched with a one-for-one donation to a Title One school. The book is partly a memoir recounting Sandra's founding story of ECOlunchbox as well as an inspirational call to action for people everywhere to join the plastic-free movement. It's packed with how-to plastic-free living tips.
Road Trip! Tips for Snack Attacks
An Ocean Superfood: Seaweed
Learn more about seaweed, a great seafood that's not fish. Here are five surprising facts about this mysterious marine species, plus a recipe for vegetarian Japanese-style hand rolls.
May We All Breathe Freely
California Green Business Certified!
Join us to celebrate. ECOlunchbox has once again achieved a California Green Business Certification! From our products to our supply chain, every area of our business is eco-friendly.
Trading ECO Tips with Grandparents
Zero Waste Pandemic Trail Tips
Planet Impact 2019 Update
2019 was a year to celebrate many plastic-free accomplishments here at ECOlunchbox! Our mission is to help the environment by providing the best plastic-free food containers we can put to market that are healthy for people and planet as well as educating about the dangers of plastics. ECOlunchbox’s mission to avert plastic pollution and
News Splash: Bento Wet Boxes
Back To The Future
There are many tools in our eco toolkit to help us live a plastic-free life. The answers to today's problems aren’t only to be found in high-tech gadgets, materials and softwares of the future. By utilizing plastic-free items such as steel, which has been used for centuries, and combining it with silicone creates innovative live-green solutions for modern consumers.
Got Litter? There's an App for That!
Compostable (Worse Than Plastic?)
#Zerowaste Gift Wrapping Love
Zero Waste Leftovers
There’s something about leftovers. They always taste better the next day. Whether it’s pizza for breakfast or a post-Thanksgiving turkey sandwich, leftovers are delicious and cut down on food waste.
Learn How To Start Selling Our Plastic-Free Products
Zero Waste Grocery Shopping
Trends come and go but occasionally one comes along that inspires us to permanently change our lives for the better. Consumer packaged goods all have one thing in common... they come in packaging. But we can do our part by learning to shop in zero-waste style!
6 Easy Eco Kitchen Tricks
The cooking, eating, cleaning up, and disposal of food is one of the most fundamental aspects of human life. It occupies a lot of our time and energy each day. You can reduce food waste, eliminate much of your trash production, and use less energy and water in a variety of small ways.
Why Buy Ocean Friendly?
The choices you make as a consumer matter, but what makes a company or product Ocean Friendly? There is hope as more companies like ECOlunchbox are fighting the plastic epidemic with Ocean Friendly products, and we as consumers can aid this movement through what we choose to purchase.
Sustainable Gifts that Give Back
The holidays add so much to our lives; friends, family, laughter....and trash. Twenty-five percent more trash to be exact. According to an environmental report called Tis the Season...To Take out the Trash, this stark statistic means there is about one million extra tons of garbage each week during the holiday season.
Why No Metal in Microwave?
Straws, Straws, But Which One?
The reusable straw revolution is an international movement that has changed the way we view this little tube that has been assisting us with our beverage consumption for decades. It’s time we start examining the environmental impact of plastic straws in the same careful way we view and choose our other utensils. Our suggestion is to invest in some excellent quality reusable straws that will last you years, rather than a single use.
EEK-O-Friendly Halloween Tips
As you plan spooky antics for Halloween, don't scare our planet. Keep in mind you can be greener and cleaner! If you want to rock Halloween this year, turn your EEK! habits into eco-friendly ones with these handy tips to green your Halloween from ECOlunchbox!