Zero Waste Beeswax Food Wraps
Coming in super cute prints, these beeswax wraps are the perfect alternative to plastic wrap and plastic sandwich bags.
You can be confident that your food is being preserved without harming the environment when you use these bees wax cloth wraps. The plastic seals in your food and seals out oxygen, germs, and fridge smells.
This sustainable, natural alternative to plastic wrap can be used on bowls, plates, cups, mason jars, and to wrap up cheese, fruit, vegetables and bread. That makes these the perfect reusable and eco friendly option for packing up a snack or simply saving leftovers for your next lunch!
The lively print makes these wraps a perfect gift idea. Your friends will be delighted by the varied patterns!
Each wrap lasts about one year when used several times a week, while traditional plastic products can only be used once before they go to linger in a landfill or, worse, in our oceans and lakes.
Best of all, these wraps are washable, reusable, and compostable!
Simply use the warmth of your hands to soften the wax and form a seal over the container or piece of food. When the wax cools again, the seal will store your food naturall.
Wash in cool water with mild soap, then simply air dry.
Made of organic cotton, sustainably harvested beeswax, organic jojoba oil, and tree resin.
WHAT IS BEES FOOD WRAP MADE OF?
is made of organic cotton, sustainably sourced beeswax, organic jojoba oil, and tree resin. This combination of ingredients creates a malleable food wrap that can be used again and again.
HOW IS IT USED?
Use the warmth of your hands to wrap Beeswax Wrap around a piece of food or over a bowl or casserole dish. When Beeswax Wrap cools — within seconds — it holds its seal. Use your Beeswax Wrap to wrap cheese, vegetables, bread, fruit, fresh herbs, and baked goods. Beeswax Wrap is not recommended for use with raw meat.
HOW DO I CARE FOR MY BEE’S WRAP?
Wash your Beeswax Wrap in cool water with a mild dish soap. (Avoid sources of heat, such as hot water and microwaves.) Air dry, fold and store in a drawer or in a basket on the counter. The beeswax and jojoba oil have antibacterial qualities that help to keep your food fresh and allow you to use the Bee’s Wrap again and again.
CAN I USE BEE’S WRAP IN THE FREEZER?
Yes! Beeswax Wrap keeps food fresh in the freezer for 2-3 weeks. Since your wraps are naturally breathable, we recommend you check on your food after this time to ensure its freshness. Great for freezing pizza dough and baked goods.
HOW LONG DOES BEE’S WRAP LAST?
Beeswax Wrap lasts for up to a year with proper care and regular usage. You’ll know your wrap has reached the end of its useful life in the kitchen when it has worn thin and soft and has trouble sticking to itself. At this time, you can cut your wrap into strips and add to your compost pile, or use as a natural and effective fire starter.
DOES BEE’S WRAP HAVE A SCENT?
Yes. When you first open your package of Beeswax Wrap you will smell the beeswax. The scent will fade after the first few uses and washes, until you can no longer detect it. The beeswax scent will change with the season in which it was harvested. Beeswax carries the scent of the flowers from which the bees harvested pollen. Most of us enjoy the scent, but there are a few people who are more sensitive to beeswax and do not prefer it.