Real news about real trees: January 2018 edition

Recent headlines tout just how much better for the environment real trees are over artificial trees, and how the green benefits are leading to better sales among consumers.
There are many uses for Christmas trees after the holidays. Here are some options to make sure your tree has a positive environmental impact. 
A look at the environmental impact left by both real Christmas trees and artificial trees. 
What makes artificial trees so environmentally unsound? It starts with three letters: PVC. 
A fact-check of claims made about the environmental impacts of artificial and real trees. 
Data from Square, Inc., shows that millennials are the driving force behind real tree sales this season. 
Millennials’ taste for organic, local products is a boon for real Christmas Tree growers.