The turkey and stuffing finally have been consumed and the shopping started. Holiday season officially has arrived, but that also means more wrapping paper, ribbons and decorations—and more waste.
Americans generate about 25 percent more trash between Thanksgiving and New Years than any other time of the year, according to the California Integrated Waste Management Board. About 38,000 miles of ribbon alone is thrown out each year, enough to tie a bow around the Ear...
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