Ever wondered if there’s a better, healthier way to wrap your lunch? You’re in luck, because we’ve taken our time to review and compare the most common food wrapping products currently available on the market:
- Beeswax Wrap
- Plastic Wrap
- Ziploc Bag
- Cling Wrap
Why Pay Attention To What You Wrap Your Food In?
In the last couple of years, several manufacturers have started looking into alternatives for conventional plastic food wraps. The main concern BPA – an industrial chemical found in polycarbonate plastics. Studies have shown that BPA (or bisphenol A) can seep into the food wrapped in plastic. BPA contaminated food raises health concerns on behavior, brain and prostate gland on infants and children.
How We Evaluate?
In order to create an objective evaluation process, we’ve compiled a list of criteria for the products we’ll be reviewing:
We’re determining the health impact a certain food wrapping product may have based on studies and research
We’re evaluating the biodegradability level, based on the materials a product is made of
Not many expect to wrap their sandwich twice in the same wrapping
The key aspect every time you go shopping
We’re interested how easy to use are the products we’re testing
Now that we’ve set the ground rules, let’s get to it!