It can be spooky times for people concerned with climate change. However, with Halloween this weekend and the start of the holiday season, it is also important to also have fun and celebrate with friends. Here are some stories and tips I came across on what you can do to celebrate Halloween and still be green.
Whether you are planning a party, buying candy, decorating or trying to come up with a costume here are some great ideas from Ecowatch – 6 Tricks for a Green Halloween, and 10 Green Halloween Tips from the World Wildlife Fund.
According to the World Economic Forum, in the United States, where most of the 900,000 tons of pumpkin produced annually will be trashed, rather than used as food or composted. In the last week it I have seen stories on smashing pumpkins and increase composting. Locally in Newton, Massachusetts where I live, the city is putting on a pumpkin smash.
What are you going to do this year? What suggestions do you have? What great articles and ideas have you seen? Please share