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Pretty paper, pretty ribbons - are they recyclable?

Christmas gift wrapped with red and gold colored wrapping paper and gold colored ribbonThe gift-giving season means using wrapping paper, but is it recyclable?

It depends. If it's made of metal foil or has glitter on it, the answer is no.

A more sustainable way to wrap gifts is to use items you already have — such as lunch bags, newspapers and more.

For more ideas, check out EGLE's latest Sustainability Shorts video.

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