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The Green Life: Green Your Halloween: Trick-or-Treat Bags

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October 26, 2009

Green Your Halloween: Trick-or-Treat Bags

Trick or treating with a pillowcase With all the ghouls and goblins that come out for Halloween, the scariest thing by far is still the looming threat of an unsustainable world. This week’s tips are about how to slay your eco-demons on All Hallows’ Eve.

Tip #1: Bag the Plastic

When taking the little ones trick-or-treating, don’t supply them with a Halloween-decorated plastic bag or bucket. Those will likely be used only once, so choose a less wasteful option like a pillowcase or a bag that’s reusable year-round.

Tip #2: Create Vintage Costumes

Tip #3: Give Thoughtful Treats

Tip #4: Decorate Green

Tell us: How do you plan to go green on Halloween?

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