A real Christmas tree or a faux one? Which one is better for the environment?

Asked by Chris
Jber, AK

Either way I am going to have a tree, so which one is better and why?


Scott Grieves, CPM, CEA

Answered by Scott Grieves, CPM, CEA

Kissimmee, FL

Kissimmee Utility Authority

December 18, 2012

None would be the best answer...or one you can reuse every year. Be careful some of those fake ones are made from some toxic stuff. Always check the labels and if you are looking to save energy too go with one that has LED lights.

Regards, Scott

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