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    23 Reusable Things That You'll Actually Use All The Time

    Because throwing everything in the trash ain't cool.

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    1. A set of colourful travel flatware so that you don't have to waste a ton of plastic takeout cutlery. It'll also make your lunch situation the envy of all your coworkers 'cause it's so dang pretty.

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    The set is made of stainless steel and includes one spoon, one fork, and one pair of chopsticks. There's also a handy lil' traveling case so that you don't get stray bits of food all over the bottom of your bag.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $16.55+.

    2. A set of non-toxic, reusable dryer balls to help soften your clothes and make them dry faster. They're good for the environment and your hydro bill.

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    Get them on Amazon Canada for $9.88. Also available in a pack of eight.

    3. A stainless steel kitchen bar that'll remove smelly cooking odours from your hands and won't melt down like regular soap, so you can use it over and over again. You don't even need water to make it work!

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    It's dishwasher safe, so you can just throw it in with your bowls and plates if it gets dirty.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $13.99.

    4. A set of plant-based scrub sponges made from cacti. They cost only a little more than the sponges you'd buy at the grocery store, but they'll last a lot longer.

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    They have no added colours or chemicals.

    Get a set of three on Amazon Canada for $7.29. Also available in a pack of six.

    5. A pack of bamboo makeup-removing pads that'll replace your regular old cotton pads. They're machine washable and each wipe can be reused up to 2,000 times!

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    Get a pack of 14 with a washable mesh bag on Amazon Canada for $11.99.

    6. A set of mouldable beeswax food wraps that'll keep your food fresh for longer, and eliminate your need for cling film. Just use the heat of your hands to put them into action.

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    They're all-natural, antibacterial, and anti-fungal.

    Get a set of three on Amazon Canada for $18.95.

    7. A petite menstrual cup that you can wear for up to 12 hours (depending on how heavy your flow is) and will save you hundreds on tampons and pads. Many reviewers claim that it has reduced their period cramps significantly, which is obviously a huge bonus.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $19.95. Available in 15 colours and in packs of two.

    8. A set of bestselling silicone cupcake liners so that you can bake all the goodies you could ever want without wasting a single wrapper. They're also great for whipping up individual omelettes or egg bites, if you want to prep your breakfasts in advance

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    These ones don't need any greasing or cooking spray, and are stain and odour resistant.

    Get a pack of 24 on Amazon Canada for $10.21.

    9. A set of silicone pastry bags that are a serious step up from flimsy single use bags. Reviewers love how durable they are and how easy they are to clean.

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    Don't forget to grab reusable tips for your bags so that you can create some impressive icing art, too.

    Get a set of three on Amazon Canada for $7.89.

    10. A set of zip-sealed sandwich bags designed so that you can use them over and over again. They're leakproof, so you can store soups and sauces in 'em, too.

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    These ones are free from BPA, chloride, silicone, and lead. They're also freezer and dishwasher safe.

    Get a mixed pack of five on Amazon Canada for $6.10. Also available in a pack of six.

    11. A flat water flask with silicone accents that make it easy to grip from any angle. Not only does it look cute, it'll save you from having to buy a single-use bottle every time you get thirsty outside.

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    The company currently works with Healthy Harbor to help fund the removal of single-use bottles from local waterways before they become ocean plastic, so you'll be doing some good with your purchase, too.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $19.99+. Available in six colours.

    12. A set of three cotton tote bags that are a fashionable and eco-friendly alternative to plastic grocery bags. They can fold up small enough to fit in your handbag, so you can keep one on you at all times.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $17.05.

    13. A set of microfibre face cloths that'll replace your single-use makeup wipes. You don't even need makeup remover for these to work — just run them under warm water and get down to business. They'll even remove waterproof mascara!

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    I own these, and they're great for those nights when you don't feel like doing your whole skincare routine. They get rid of everything in a few swipes, even without cleanser or makeup remover. They're also machine washable, so you can just throw them in with the rest of your towels after using them.

    Get a set of four of Amazon Canada for $11.25.

    14. A set of mesh produce bags made from recycled water bottles. Now you won't have to fumble around with the annoying filmy ones at the grocery store (the actual worst part of shopping).

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    You can also use them as laundry bags to wash your delicates.

    Get a set of eight for $14.99. Also available in sets of 12 and 24.

    15. A set of ultra-long stainless steel straws so that you can stop using plastic ones every time you grab an iced coffee or bubble tea. These ones have removable soft silicone tips to make them more comfortable to drink from.

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    This set comes with four straight straws, four bent straws, one wide straw, eight silicone tips, and two cleaning brushes.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $13.99+. Also available in rainbow, and in a larger size.

    16. A sleek metal razor that you won't have to toss out after just a few uses. Congrats! Your shower routine just got a little bougier and a lot more eco-friendly.

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    It comes with one platinum Swedish blade and a mirrored travel case.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $19.94. Also available in silver.

    17. A pair of exfoliating konjac facial sponges that will help brighten your complexion, improve your skin texture, and rid your face of impurities.

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    If you're lost, konjac is a plant, so these bad boys are 100% natural, vegan and biodegradable.

    Get a set of two on Amazon Canada for $13.99.

    18. A patterned sandwich pouch that's so stunning you might mistake it for a makeup bag (which you could totally use it for, too).

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    It's safe to throw in the washing machine and dishwasher.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $7.95+. Available in three sizes and 39 colours.

    19. A set of silicone face brushes that you can use to evenly apply serums, moisturizers, and masks without getting your hands all goopy. No more mess and zero waste.

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    This method is way more hygienic and effective than using your fingers, plus you won't transfer unwanted oils to your face.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $7.99.

    20. A set of silicone baking mats to replace your rolls and rolls of parchment paper. They'll keep food from sticking to your pans without the help of oil and are super easy to clean.

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    There's also a version specifically for macarons.

    Get a set of three on Amazon Canada for $20.77. Also available in a set of two.

    21. A pack of machine-washable training pads so that your four-legged friend doesn't ruin your carpet while they're being house trained. They have a moisture-wicking top sheet that controls odours, so your house won't get smelly, either.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $51.65.

    22. A zippered wet bag that you can use to carry damp clothes or wet bathing suits. Great for taking to the pool or in your carry-on for laundry.

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    Get it on Amazon Canada for $14.95+. Available in 12 colours.

    23. And finally, a foldable reusable mug that's totally leakproof and will probably get you a discount at your local coffee shop. Later days, single-use cups.

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    It comes with a reusable straw that can be stored inside when it's folded up.

    Get it on Amazon Canada for $24.04+. Available in eight colours.

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