How many Ziploc bags do you go through in a month? The average American family goes through 500 Ziploc bags a year. And yes, most of them are recyclable but considering that most of the plastic produced today doesn’t end up getting recycled – it’s not worth it. Now there are so many reusable sandwich bags you can buy that are easy to clean and don’t go to waste. You can easily put your reusable bag in the dishwasher and it’s good as new. Plus, there are so many fun designs out there in a variety of materials like cotton or hemp. Be unique and eco-friendly with your choice of reusable sandwich bags that you can get from Amazon, Etsy or your local market. Take a look at the reusable sandwich bags here!