Some consumers have the misconception that using
an artificial tree is more environmentally friendly. This couldn't
be further from the truth. A traditional, natural, Real Christmas
Tree is not only the best way create the unmistakable holiday atmosphere
in your home, with its authentic look, feel, and scent, it's also
the most beneficial option for the environment.
- Real Christmas Trees benefit the environment
while they are growing, absorbing carbon dioxide and emitting
- Real Christmas Trees are renewable, grown
on farms like any other crop, with one to three new seedlings
planted for every harvested tree.
- Real Christmas Trees are recyclable, since
they can be converted into other beneficial products like mulch.
- Real Christmas Trees help preserve green spaces,
since they are frequently grown in soil that is not suited to
The above is just some basic information
about the rich environmental benefits of Real Christmas Trees. For
complete information, please see the National Christmas Tree Association
Website at http://www.christmastree.org/dnn/Education/EnvironmentalBenefits.aspx.
Since Strathmeyer Christmas Trees are grown and
sold on lots right here in York County, choosing a Strathmeyer Christmas
Tree also supports local jobs and businesses in the York, PA region.