Jump to content

Environmentally responsible way to freeze meat/fish (spin off)


  • Please log in to reply
4 replies to this topic

#1 JustMyGirl

Posted 24 October 2018 - 01:00 PM

I buy my animal protein ahead and freeze it in the plastic bags it came in. I would love to eliminate the plastic bags but have not come up with a suitable alternative that will allow me to avoid freezer burn. Extensive online searching brough up nothing so far.

anyone have a solution?

#2 amdirel

Posted 24 October 2018 - 01:10 PM

You can get reusable silicone ziplock bags. I'm planning on getting some, just haven't gotten around to it yet.

#3 Kallie88

Posted 24 October 2018 - 01:18 PM

I've just recently got some silicone ziplock bags, looking forward to seeing how they go

#4 Tenacious C

Posted 24 October 2018 - 01:19 PM

Not the best solution as it still uses plastic but I keep bread bags once we finish a loaf of bread and use that to freeze meat (after shaking out the crumbs).

Plastic wasn't being purchased specially to store meat, rather something was being reused at least once.

#5 JustMyGirl

Posted 24 October 2018 - 01:41 PM

which brand of silicone bags please? i do remember my googling came up with this but they were all too small.




6 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 6 guests, 0 anonymous users

 
 
Advertisement
 

Top 5 Viewed Articles

 
Advertisement
 
 
 
Advertisement
 
 
Essential Baby and Essential Kids is the place to find parenting information and parenting support relating to conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids, maternity, family budgeting, family travel, nutrition and wellbeing, family entertainment, kids entertainment, tips for the family home, child-friendly recipes and parenting. Try our pregnancy due date calculator to determine your due date, or our ovulation calculator to predict ovulation and your fertile period. Our pregnancy week by week guide shows your baby's stages of development. Access our very active mum's discussion groups in the Essential Baby forums or the Essential Kids forums to talk to mums about conception, pregnancy, birth, babies, toddlers, kids and parenting lifestyle. Essential Baby also offers a baby names database of more than 22,000 baby names, popular baby names, boys' names, girls' names and baby names advice in our baby names forum. Essential Kids features a range of free printable worksheets for kids from preschool years through to primary school years. For the latest baby clothes, maternity clothes, maternity accessories, toddler products, kids toys and kids clothing, breastfeeding and other parenting resources, check out Essential Baby and Essential Kids.