This year, why not try something different. A zero waste gift at Christmas can spark some interesting conversations about waste reduction, and is a gift to everyone.
Don’t buy Christmas decorations, get crafty and make some! From paper chains, to reusing magazines for wrapping paper.
As the weather turns colder and the days get shorter, inevitably thoughts turn to Christmas. Unfortunately, it is also the time of year when we create most waste. We buy huge amounts of disposable decorations, wrapping paper, and novelty gifts. This year, why not try something different?
Plastic is everywhere. It’s used in almost all packaging; grocery store bags, bottles for water, milk jugs. However, using less plastic isn’t as difficult as it might seem.