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03/06/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

3 Easy Steps To A Greener Valentine's Day (VIDEO)

It seems like people on my block just got the last of the Christmas stuff out -- trees on the sidewalk, gift wrap stuffed in trash bags, the whole deal -- and here comes Valentine's Day!

In the video below, Grist's Umbra Fisk fills us in on some ways that we can green our Valentine's Day by cutting back on waste and avoiding gifts that encourage bad business practices. As she points out, that doesn't mean you can't pick up some chocolates or other gifts for your loved ones.

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