Yes, that’s right! The days of the asbestos-filled, coal-powered eggs and the environmentally hazardous egg-rollers that run on diesel fuel are coming to a merciful end:
(Fox News) – This yearâ€™s White House Easter Egg roll will be eggs-actly what the bunny ordered. The environmentally concerned bunny, that is.
A White House announcement Monday said the eggs at this yearâ€™s April 5 roll will be made from paperboard that contains no wood fibers from endangered forests, is recyclable and features vegetable-oil based inks and a water-based coating.
It’s about time. Just so you can see what a difference it makes, here are the environmentally-friendly eggs that will be used at Obama’s Easter Egg Roll:
And here are the eggs that George W. Bush used in 2002: