Snack Bags/Packaging

Waste Status:

Not recyclable curbside.



EASY: Buy in Bulk

This tool finds stores with bulk sections near you. Bring your own reusable bags to a bulk section and get your snacks there. Unfortunately, I know from experience that many of the bulk salty snack options are limited.

Medium: Terracycle

Terracycle recycles certain brands of chip bags if you clean them and mail them in. Check out participating snack brands here. 


Hard: Make your own snacks

This option definitely requires you to put aside a good chunk of time. I haven’t tried most of these recipes, but they definitely sound yummy (and fairly straightforward):

Recipes for specific snacks:

Other Recipes + Ideas:


Last updated on May 13, 2020
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  1. Jill

    Great list of ideas, thank you! Looking forward to trying some of the recipes!


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