Wrapping paper definitely comes to mind when you start thinking about the waste during the Holidays - - or the unnecessary consumerism involved, but we are going to keep it a little lighter than that!
Zero Waste Canada did a wrapping paper study a couple of years ago and estimates that around 540,000 tonnes of wrapping paper heads to our Canadian landfills every holiday season. To give that whopping number a little context, that's about 90,000 elephants! NINETY THOUSAND?! That is crazy. We're talking about a few easy swaps to avoid unnecessary wrapping waste.
I'm sharing three super easy zero waste transitions that you can introduce RIGHT NOW, and drastically reduce your household waste. Give it a read and let me know what you think!