Uses for Potato Chip Bags
Empty snack food bags can be reused at least once before they are simply thrown into the trash, thus serving a dual purpose. This is a page about uses for potato chip bags.
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Here are 10 ways to reuse potato chip bags.
- At picnics or parties, use for most any food that doesn't need a lid container.
- Use in car trunk to store either clean or dirty rags.
- Use to wrap up breakables for transporting.
- Put babies dirty diapers, especially throwaways when you are going to use a public trash can.
- Use to store or carry baseballs. You can get about 12 hardballs in a large bag or 6 softballs.
- Use the bag to collect berries, pine cones, or any other little treasures you find on your nature walks.
- Use to carry your caught fish home.
- Use to bury your desceased pet parakeet, fish, gerbils or hamster. Just wrap them up in a bag and bury.
- Use as a trash bag for your vehicle.
- A large empty potato chip bag will make 2 one time picnic table place mats.
So don't trash your chip bag. Reuse It.
By Michael Ruger
My family eats chips a lot. I have found that some of their favorites are in bags with a gold or silver surface inside the bag. I save these and use when I want a special bag for small presents.
Also sometimes I have a gift in an unusual shape or size. Gift bags are ideal but sometimes they are too small or the paper winds up tearing. My solution is $1 shopping bags at Dollar General or Dollar Tree. They hold more and are more durable.