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How People in Mid Kent Can Have Their Greenest Christmas Ever

How People in Mid Kent Can Have Their Greenest Christmas Ever

Who says you can't have a great time this Christmas AND
do your bit for Planet Earth? In this two-minute read, we look at some simple
things people in Mid Kent can do to make the festive period as
eco-friendly as possible.

There's been some positive vaccine news starting to come out
in the UK and across the world.

But the news around our planet's health isn't as rosy. On
Wednesday (2 December), United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres urged
nations to make radical changes before it's too late.

It's obvious now that climate change needs tackling with as
much energy and vigour as finding a vaccine for Covid-19 was.

The good news is we can all play a positive part, even at

Here are six wonderful ways to keep it green this festive

Get Real – You would have to use your
artificial Christmas tree for more than 20 years for it to be greener than one real

It's a Wrap – Use recycled paper or
fabric to wrap up those pressies.

Plastic Not So Fantastic – Choose gifts
that are certified plastic-free. Look out for trusted labels like Fairtrade,
Rainforest Alliance and check out The Plastic Free Shop online.

Glittered Up Decorations– Use plant-based
glitter, which is much kinder to the environment.

Lasting Memories– Instead of a jumper
that never gets worn, why not give a loved one an experience-based gift. Just
Google 'experience gifts' and you'll be spoilt for choice.

Waste Not Want Not – We all know
Christmas is a time when we relax and eat a little more than we should. But it
pays to be mindful of the amount of food waste that happens over the holiday
period. Plan ahead to reduce the waste and all its negative environmental

Doing any of the above won't reduce your happiness this
Christmas. Look at it this way, by going greener, you're giving a priceless
gift to future generations.

At CWB Property, we're about much more than just property. We love to do all we
can for our clients, our community, and our climate.

What's your best environmentally-friendly Christmas tip you'd
like to share with your neighbours in Mid Kent?

Thanks for reading.

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