9 Uses for Old Food Containers ...

Do you recycle food containers when you’ve used their contents, or throw them away? The better of the two options is to recycle where you can, but there is another option – to reuse them. Here I suggest some alternative uses for food containers.

1. Water Bowls

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I usually buy water in large 5 litre bottles, and used to put them straight into recycling after use. Then it occurred to me that they would make great water bowls for my cats. I cut off the end of the bottle to make a dish about 3-4’’ high, which holds a good amount of water. When I finish the next bottle, I recycle the old β€˜dish’.

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