If you're celebrating Christmas, you might be deciding whether it's more eco-friendly to purchase an artificial tree or make your way to a local farm to pick out your very own Evergreen.
It turns out that the answer is complicated. For years, people have been debating whether artificial trees or real trees have a bigger environmental impact. In short, although there are pros and cons to both types of trees, it all depends on how you take care of them: how you choose them, how you dispose of them, and how far you go to find them.
Whichever tree you decide on, you can lower its footprint with these top tips: