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Rubber Bands as Sandwich Labels

A clever way to repurpose an everyday item.

By Andra Chantim and Julia Edelstein
Rubber band used as sandwich IDLevi Brown

Distinguishing chicken salad from tuna is no picnic. Next time you’re packing sandwiches, stretch a thick rubber band around each one and label it with a permanent marker. Divvying up lunch will be a snap.

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