What does the UK think about Christmas waste?

Do we produce too much waste at Christmas?
Do we produce too much waste at Christmas?
26 Nov 2019

Christmas is the season of giving and goodwill, but does the UK take festive excess too far? It's not just the Christmas dinner that gets left over -- last year, it was estimated that we produce 30 percent more rubbish at Christmas than at other times of the year.

As awareness of our impact on the environment continues to grow, we gathered opinions from across the UK on gifting and the extra waste created at Christmas to find out what people really think:

*This exclusive Travelzoo data has been produced from a survey carried out to 2500 nationally representative respondents.

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