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Holiday waste reduction tips


Have children make their own wrapping paper by designing and coloring on paper grocery bags or use old homework pages to wrap gifts.  Grandparents love to see them. Sunday comics make colorful gift wrap for children's packages as do old posters,  maps old sheet music,  and wallpaper scraps. 

For packing consider these alternatives: Popcorn (enclose a note saying birds can eat it), biodegradable starch peanuts, used packing peanuts or bubble wrap from a previous gift, or crumpled newspapers.

Consider buying a potted tree that can be used every season as your holiday tree or purchas...

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