Ways to shop more sustainably this Christmas season :
With Black Friday coming up it can be easy to get excited about crazy deals and forget all the reasons smaller and independent businesses are better for our world.
ZERO WASTE GIFT WRAPPING
100,000 tonnes of plastic packaging gets binned on Christmas Day. If you have purchased in a sustainable way you may as well wrap your presents in a way the planet will love. Did you know a lot of wrapping paper contains plastic and therefore is not recyclable? The easiest way to check this is called the scrunch method. Squeeze wrapping paper into ball, if it stays scrunched then it’s probably recyclable