Gift wrapping is an art that many have never been able to accomplish. But when you realize that every Christmas, two million tons of wrapping paper is used all around America, one might start to wonder at how many trees might have been felled for this simple need.
Christmas is the time for celebrations and gift-giving is one of its oldest traditions that have survived throughout centuries.
But it is also in the spirit of the season that you might want to become a little conscious about the environment around you.
For instance, Americans throw away a staggering amount of trash every year between the Thanksgiving and the New Year season which amount to almost 1 million extra ton of weight per week.