01/26/2018 17:56 EST | Updated 06/20/2019 14:23 EDT

12 Sustainable Alternatives To Paper Towels Your Kitchen Needs

Waste not, want not.

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Transitioning to a sustainable kitchen isn’t easy, but it can be done with a few thoughtful lifestyle tweaks. Whether it’s investing in a compost bin that you actually like in your kitchen, or replacing your plastic Tupperware with sustainable glass food storage, there are simple steps you can take to have a more sustainable kitchen. 

The Unpaper Towels from Food52 are a perfect alternative for paper towels. Get them here. 

One easy way is vowing to ditch wasteful paper towels in favor of sustainable alternatives like cloth towels and linen napkins. To help, we’ve rounded up a collection of 12 sustainable (and beautiful) alternatives to paper towels that your kitchen needs.

Take a look below: