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Recycle those Christmas trees

Posted By darryl On December 30, 2012 @ 9:30 am In Regional News | No Comments

NORTHWEST MISSOURI — After you enjoy your real Christmas tree for the holidays, recycle it. Since 1992 it has been illegal to dispose of Christmas trees in Missouri landfills. Make sure to remove all tree trimmings and the tree stand. Most trimmings such as tinsel, lights, ornaments are reusable. Trimmings left on the tree can contaminate mulch, pollute water, harm wildlife and cause litter problems. Do not burn your Christmas

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