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Overall Rating:5 out of 5 stars.
"We love the Tiffin Container. It's simple, light, packs well, and keeps our lunches warm. The container is easily opened by our young daughter."... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:5 out of 5 stars.
"I've been using these little guys for almost 2 years now and they are so convenient and practical, I have 9 of them. I mostly use them for vitamins and meds, or any type of small easily-lost thing. I"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.6 out of 5 stars.
"These are awesome. I've had mine for 2+ years, I use them constantly, they don't leak EVER (I've flown with them numerous times), and the suction cup, which actually works, is so handy in pool, gym,"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.5 out of 5 stars.
"After looking for a cooler bag for a while, I found this to be the perfect size. It has enough height to fit taller metal water bottles. The only things I would change is to make it a little easier to"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.5 out of 5 stars.
"I used large eggs in the container. The eggs wobble a bit inside but that's find. A tight fit would break the eggs in event of a shock while the looseness allows the eggs to absorb a bit of the"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.5 out of 5 stars.
"I love these little bottles. I have them in virtaully every size, and fill all my liquids into them for hiking and backpacking trips. I've never had one leak, there's no plastic taste, and they have"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.4 out of 5 stars.
"We use the large version as our camp bowls. The lids allows us to cook porridge, minute rice and other simple fare efficiently with just the addition of boiling water. They are big enough to use as"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.2 out of 5 stars.
"I like this container because: - it is leak proof (even after long-term use) - has BPA free lid which also becomes a bowl I use it regularly to carry my lunch to work (including "soupy" lunches -"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.2 out of 5 stars.
"Good lunch bag. It fits everything I need for the work day plus an ice pack to keep things cool."... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4.1 out of 5 stars.
"This barrel is fantastic for canoe camping. You can easily pack all you food, mess gear, kitchen supplies and general cleaning supplies in this with room to spare. It's extremely easy to hang from a"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4 out of 5 stars.
"I used the 3 oz version for shampoo on a 12 day trip. It worked great for me and would have probably lasted me a few more days before it ran dry. Great for lower your packing weight and bringing just"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4 out of 5 stars.
"I love the idea of a silicone tube, and this one is easy to refill and clean. However, on its second use, I found a crack in the lid and a very oily lunch bag from the olive oil that had escaped. We"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4 out of 5 stars.
"GREAT COOLER , FOR ADDED COOLING OR HEAT RETENTION , GO TO A HOME SUPPLY STORE , PICK UP A ROLL OF BUBBLE PACK INSULATION , WITH ALUMINUM ON BOTH SIDES OF THE BUBBLE PACK , CUT TO SIZE OF THE BOTTOM,"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4 out of 5 stars.
"Overall, this product does a nice job of keeping your snack safe. I wouldn't call it a lunch kit though, because it barely fits a sandwich in it. It would be much better if the two containers inside"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:4 out of 5 stars.
"I bought these for a recent canoe trip for my glasses, sunglasses and other things I wanted kept dry like my phone, ipod, batteries etc. I was not looking for something ultra waterproof since I"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:3.9 out of 5 stars.
"The product does a good job containing odors but I wish it was more durable and the ziploc opening needs to be constructed better. Regular Ziploc bags have a more secure opening whereas the OpSak is"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:3 out of 5 stars.
"We have used these for several years but only recently purchased some new ones. No question, the screw caps are nowhere near as firm/positive as our original purchases and strip at the least amount of"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:3 out of 5 stars.
"I hate to put a negative review on MEC, it is my go-to store after all, but in the case of this product - save your money and grab the same thing at the dollar store."... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:3 out of 5 stars.
"i bought this because mec didnt carry the xcup by sea to summit. currently i use this as a measuring cup when i camp. without the stable rim using it as a coffee cup is difficult. the lid is not very"... (read full reviews)
Overall Rating:3 out of 5 stars.
"I was looking for a leakproof and non glass container for soup and such that is easy to use for lunch when biking to work. I did not think it was good value for the price. Sure it is leakproof, but it"... (read full reviews)