Infographic: How to Recycle Your Christmas Tree Infographic: How to Recycle Your Christmas Tree
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Infographic: How to Recycle Your Christmas Tree

by Column Five

December 27, 2012
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The tinsel is undraped and the ornaments carefully stores away. All that is left is a dry, majestic, 6-foot-tall Douglas Fir in the corner of your living room. Every year, an estimated 30 million of these fragrant, fresh, Christmas trees are sold in the United States, but as much as 10% of them go straight to landfills—never to be recycled.

What can you do to keep your Yuletide centerpiece from going to waste while also helping your community? For more ways you can help conserve, visit our Environment hub.

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Infographic: How to Recycle Your Christmas Tree