If you have a real Christmas tree, don't throw it away - compost it! Most local authorities have a shredding facility which means your tree can be recycled as chippings for garden paths or children's playgrounds.
Friends of the Earth Limited. Reg. No.1012357. Friends of the Earth Trust Limited. Reg. No.1533942. Charity No.281681.
Both incorporated in England and Wales. Both registered office: 26-28 Underwood Street, London, N1 7JQ.