Category: October

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Environmental Impact of Natural vs. Artificial Christmas Trees

October 6, 2010

General Considerations Many variables must be taken into account when determining the environmental impacts of natural and artificial trees. Natural trees remove CO2 from the atmosphere while growing, but often stress the environment with fertilizer, pesticide, irrigation, and soil depletion. Artificial trees are typically shipped a much greater distance (e.g. from China), and require significantly […]

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