advertisement
28 August 2012

Packed lunch is green lunch

Making and taking lunch to work or school saves money, gives you better control over nutritional content and calories, and helps reduce food and food packaging waste.

0

Making and taking lunch to work or school saves money, and gives you better control over nutritional content and calories. Both overeating and food wastage are less likely.

Re-usable, re-sealable lunch boxes, thermos flasks and water bottles also help reduce food packaging waste from disposable food containers, plastic cutlery and unnecessary wrappings.

Olivia Rose-Innes, EnviroHealth Editor, Health24, August 2012

 

More EnviroHealth Tips

 
advertisement

Get a quote

advertisement

Read Health24’s Comments Policy

Comment on this story
0 comments
Add your comment
Comment 0 characters remaining

Live healthier

Stay out of trouble »

Asthma danger zones 13 danger zones Teen dangers

21 dangerous things people do

Here are 21 things people do without thinking. But they are dangerous, and could kill you or the people around you.

Sexual health »

STIs: how to stay safe Apps for gay and bi men tied to STI risk Penis bumps

The STI most men get without knowing it

Most guys haven't ever heard of the human papillomavirus, yet many will get it at some stage in their lives without even knowing it.