(also wax paper)
Paper that has been impregnated with wax to make it waterproof or greaseproof, used especially in cooking and the wrapping of foodstuffs.
- Where the lunchbox is concerned, tin foil and waxed paper are portable, non-plastic options.
- Place the dough balls between two sheets of waxed paper.
- Let the balls sit on a sheet of waxed paper for 24 hours to harden and dry.
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