Is it possible to make your wedding memorable yet eco-friendly? Well ask yourself about all the times you’ve put the environment on the back burner and you’ll know that if there is a way to make weddings eco-friendly it has to be done. Here are 5 things you can do that are not so hard that will help you have the wedding of your dreams and yet, help you be eco-friendly.
4000 kgs of garbage, a dense cloud of dust and irreparable damage to the hills of Uttrakhand—the recent wedding in Auli is a lesson on why we HAVE to change the way we celebrate our big day. The entire conversation around climate change has revolved around carbon emissions, big industries, government nexus and the possibility of future repercussions. What this recent wedding shows us is how irresponsible actions by individuals can impact the environment around us. And what the news shows us—from the drought in Chennai and floods in Mumbai to the heatwave in Europe—is that the future is here, and the repercussions are now. An eco-friendly wedding is not a choice anymore- it’s a necessity.
So to ensure there is never a repeat of the Auli wedding, here’s how you can have a blast on your big day by having an eco-friendly wedding!
#1. Save trees—go paperless
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