8 TIPS FOR A SUSTAINABLE CHRISTMAS
As the Christmas buying season gets into full swing, the plethora of choice in food, presents and holiday options can often feel a little overwhelming. But if you put a sustainability filter on your shopping trips, it can make for a happy green Christmas. Here are 8 ideas to get you started.
Avoid unsustainable palm oil
Try organic food
Cut down on waste
 Giki analysis based on an average UK diet with high levels of waste
Streamline your food packaging
Get arty with your wrapping paper
Go for a family secret santa
This is a great way with a large group on Christmas day for adults or kids to give and receive one special present, rather than loads that can feel overwhelming. It also helps cut back on the £2 billion worth of unwanted Christmas presents every year! It is even rumoured the Royal family enjoy a Secret Santa!
Give the gift of experience
Keep your feet on the ground
With over 2/3 of Brits now thinking about buying a present that has a positive social or environmental focus this year, 2019 is definitely a year of environmental awakening.