Christmas trees http://kplu.org en What's the best way to dispose of a Christmas tree? http://kplu.org/post/whats-best-way-dispose-christmas-tree <p>Statewide, recycling for Washington State has reached <a href="http://www.ecy.wa.gov/news/2011/354.html">the highest rates ever</a>. &nbsp;The biggest areas in which people are doing more are in reusing construction materials and composting food waste&hellip;and then there are those pesky Christmas trees.</p><p>Recycling rates have grown to 49% statewide &ndash; higher than ever.&nbsp;It&rsquo;s an increase of 14% more than the prior year.&nbsp;</p><p>But even though we&rsquo;ve all become great at composting, many people still aren&rsquo;t sure how to dispose of their Christmas trees.</p><p> Thu, 29 Dec 2011 12:33:33 +0000 Bellamy Pailthorp 3543 at http://kplu.org What's the best way to dispose of a Christmas tree? How to get rid of your Christmas tree http://kplu.org/post/how-get-rid-your-christmas-tree <p>Your Christmas tree can take on new life as wood chips or compost.<span style="">&nbsp; </span>In Seattle and Tacoma, you can recycle your tree for free.<span style="">&nbsp;</span></p><p> Mon, 27 Dec 2010 18:43:39 +0000 Paula Wissel 441 at http://kplu.org How to get rid of your Christmas tree