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Eat and Back: reusable bento boxes + deposit scheme = zero waste take-away meals

Type of organisation or company:

Country: 
France
City: 
Roubaix

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No

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Submitted by: 
Celine Scavennec
Ongoing: 
Yes

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Description: 

Eat and Back is a "zero waste" solution for take-away food.

The challenge : saying no to single-use packaging and saying no to plastic containers.

The solution: a sustainable lunchbox with a deposit system.

The product : a "bento" lunchbox that is eco-designed and made in the north of France using bio-based materialsThe lunchbox is washable and re-usable.

To see the Niiji lunchbox in action, view the video below (in French)

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Main results: 

Catering companies, or delivery food companies can now have a zero waste solution.

Concept

Sodexo Belgium for example already makes Niiji lunchboxes available at the European Economic and Social Committee's canteen.