If you’ve followed recent news, you’ll know that the vinyl in lunchbags displaying popular cartoon characters from big chain stores, may contain lead. Although a recall has just been activated, it’s too early to tell exactly how big it will be.
If you’re concerned out lead in your child’s lunch bags, consider switching to eco-friendly, yet sturdy resusable bags.
ReusableBags.com makes bags that are made of safety tested acrylic coated fabrics that are eco-friendly . They are also insulated, easy to clean, resists odors and are machine washable. And, they are absolutely 100% lead-free.
The bags have easy to grip handles and a zippered closure and best of all, they are made right here in the USA.
We love the Mimi the Sardine bags line (as seen above). They are made of acrylic coated cotton and nylon fabrics that meet the Oeko-Tex 100 Standard. The Oeko-Tex 100 Standard comprehensively addresses the Human Ecology component of textile products. It evaluates and screens for any harmful substances present within processed textiles intended to come into contact with consumers.
Lunchbugs Cloth Lunch Bags by Mimi the Sardine are 100% lead-free and a safe, CEH recommended an alternative to vinyl lined bags. Not only are they safe, durable, stylish , but they are a great value.
Until June 15th, take advantage of free shipping (min. order $50/US only) — just type in FDFREE50 (case sensitive) on payment page of checkout.
Updated! ReusableBags.com now offer reusable bottles as another smart, sustainable alternative to “use once & toss” disposables. They save you money while saving precious natural resources by cutting down on the trillions of cans and bottles trashed each year.