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5 Creative Ways to Sustainably Reuse Jars

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Glass jars are a zero-waster’s goldmine. Since glass is 100 percent recyclable and has the ability to be endlessly recycled without losing its quality, they are perfect for storing just about anything. 

Zero-wasters use glass jars to store food and liquid in the refrigerator, the pantry, and so much more. But you don’t fall victim to online zero-waste perfection; there’s no need to shell out more money for Weck jars or only accept masons into your glass jar collection. So many different kinds of foods (and liquids) come in glass containers. Once you’re finished with that jar, it’s super easy and definitely more sustainable to clean out the container, remove the label, and reuse it.