The holiday shopping season is here again. Time for finding all those super deals, wrapping gifts, planning parties, preparing meals and generating lots of holiday-related trash! Holiday food waste and other throw-away items like shopping bags, bows, ribbons, packaging, and wrapping paper contribute an additional one million tons a week to our landfills. This year looks a little different already, so why not add a "green" twist to your plans?
Here are 12 easy things you can do to help reduce holiday waste: