food wrap

Plastic Wrap

Food wrap, cling film


You can reduce the need for plastic wrap by:

  • Place food in a resealable container or resealable bag
  • Wrap food in cooking paper. Used cooking paper can be recycled in your compost bin or worm farm
  • Wrap food in fabric - visit for more information


How much plastic wrap do you use?  Make your own Plastic Wrap Snail and see how much wrap you really use.


Plastic food wrap can be recycled. 

How do I recycle it?
  • Remove all food waste
  • Gather up the clean pieces and mould into a ball shape
  • When you have a ball the size of a tennis ball, place it in the yellow recycling bin.