Reuse Pet Food Bags For Household Waste

If you buy pet food, feed, or flour/sugar/salt in large bags, save those bags when empty. They are just the right size for a kitchen trash can and are very sturdy - more so than the plastic trash bags.

We usually empty 2 large bags a week that I recycle into trashcan liners. That is a savings of 104 trash bags a year, which amounts to several dollars. (In my area, at the store, a bag of 20 trash bags is $4.98).

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I save smaller bags for the bedroom and kitchen wastebaskets.

By mom-from-missouri from NW MO

February 15, 20110 found this helpful

I save them for pet poo pickup, what goes in, has to come out lol.

Pat

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February 9, 20140 found this helpful

We do the same! Also salt bags work well (de-icer or water softening). :)

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