Seeing perfectly packaged presents on birthdays, anniversaries, and around the holidays just adds an extra feeling of magic. However, all that gift wrap usually just gets tossed when the occasion is over. Annually, $2.6 billion dollars is spent on gift wrap; double that of Cyber Monday.

If your recycling your gift wrap, be sure to find out your town’s recycling rules to reduce your environmental impact.

Check out some new ways to bring the magic of gift giving without all the waste by reusing & recycling.