As the New Year approaches, we have a feeling of relief that the difficult year has ended. Now that Thanksgiving is done, we can spend some time putting up decorations at home to get the festive season spirit going. Christmas waste removal
It is the time for family and friends to visit and usher out the old and bring in the new. In doing so, we are likely to go out and look for gifts and stock up with extra food and drinks over this period.
This of course is the peak period for excess waste as all households traditionally generate a whole lot of extra trash during this time. We will discuss ways to help you manage and reduce this excess waste to help the impact on the environment.
The festive season really contributes to the increase in waste through a huge amount of packaging, wrapping, plastic, glass, and left-over food. Unfortunately, a lot of it ends up in landfills, contributing to an increase in greenhouse gas emissions that are dangerous to our atmosphere.
We looked at some of the astonishing statistics that have been found to occur over normal festive seasons in the USA:
There are tons of food that goes to waste: as we cater and eat excessively over this period.
Even if we have the best of intentions to keep our good recycling habits going during this busy holiday season, the extra waste we generate may find its way into our landfills, adding to the amount of greenhouse gases released and ultimately global warming. It is important for each of us to go the extra mile to lessen our footprint at this time.
Below are some ideas to help us achieve this. Christmas waste removal
This is the time of year we exchange gifts with loved ones, so instead of giving a gift that is sure to land up in the trash, think of something that will be used and appreciated without being thrown away.
Use your imagination when choosing gift wrap for your gifts by using recycled or reusable materials.
At Little Green Junk Company, we specialize in the collection and disposal of all kinds of waste. We can remove your extra holiday trash from your home in the York, Lancaster, and Harrisburg areas efficiently and at a time to suit you. We are a licensed waste removal company, and you can be assured we are as committed to keeping our environment clean as you are.
Please contact us at 717 467 0070 for a free, transparent, no obligation quote. We look forward to hearing from you.