With Prolong preservative, trees absorb more water so they stay fresher and more fire resistant. Here’s a note from their website:
Prolong’s® special formula is an easy, effective way to keep Christmas trees fresher, greener and safer.
For the past 35 years PROLONG® has been and continues to be America’s most popular Christmas Tree Preservative. This highly effective product. confirmed by university studies, is the easiest and most convenient method of hydrating your cut tree, thus keeping it greener fresher and safer throughout the holiday season.
By keeping your tree watered with PROLONG® you will find the tree will retain their needles longer in the dry heat of your winter home. PROLONG® causes cut trees to absorb more water than it would otherwise, thus extending the life of the tree. PROLONG® is safe for use with children and pets, when used as directed.
Give the environment a post Christmas present by taking your tree to a Christmas tree recycling location at the end of the holiday season. It’s also a great way to help Mother Earth!