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Survey Results Show Leftovers Make Americans Feel Good

According to a survey of 1,000 Americans, 9 out of 10 admitted they sniff food from the fridge to make sure it’s good to eat! This is just one of the findings from a survey conducted on behalf of Plastics Make it PossibleSM, an initiative sponsored by the plastics industries of the American Chemis...

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Save Money and Reduce Food Waste with Plastics

In today’s cost-conscious economy, consumers are making choices to help them stretch every dollar. In the kitchen, this can mean cutting down on dining out, eating smaller portions, reusing leftovers or buying in bulk and making more of an effort to reduce food waste. Nearly two-thirds of American...

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How to Keep Food Fresh: 10 Tips for Storing Leftovers

According to the American Dietetic Association (ADA), 99 percent of all holiday meals generate leftovers. Wrapping food properly in airtight plastic containers can keep your favorite holiday dishes fresh and help reduce waste. Follow these simple tips for packaging and storing leftovers to make the ...

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Quick Lasagna From Thanksgiving Leftovers: Recipe by Holly Clegg

Ever wondered what you’ll do with all that leftover Thanksgiving turkey? With the proper plastic food storage, you can keep the turkey fresh and safe to eat for quite a while. Holly Clegg, author of Holly Clegg’s trim&TERRIFIC™ FREEZER FRIENDLY MEALS, offers the recipe below to help yo...

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How to Save Money by Saving Energy at Home

Creating and maintaining an energy efficient home can help you save on heating and cooling costs. It also allows you to feel good about your contribution to the environment by reducing energy output. According to ENERGY STAR, an average-size household spends about $1,500 a year on energy bills,...

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Plastic Building Materials Help Provide Energy-Efficient Solutions

From residential homes to commercial buildings, hospitals and schools, architects and designers rely on plastics to help maximize durability and improve energy efficiency and performance. Properly installed plastic building products can help reduce energy and maintenance costs and potentially...

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