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Top 10 Eco Friendly Toys: a comprehensive guide

  • As parents, we want the best for our children, and that includes providing them with toys that are both entertaining and safe. Eco-friendly toys are made with the environment and your child’s health in mind, using non-toxic and sustainable materials. In this comprehensive buying guide, we’ll introduce you to the top 10 eco-friendly toys for children of all ages and the benefits of choosing environmentally conscious playthings.

  • Benefits of Eco-Friendly Toys
  • Non-toxic materials: Eco-friendly toys are made from natural or recycled materials, free from harmful chemicals.
  • Sustainable production: Companies producing these toys often prioritize environmentally responsible practices.
  • Encourages environmental awareness: Introducing eco-friendly toys can help children develop an understanding of the importance of sustainability from an early age.

  1. Factors to Consider when Choosing Eco-Friendly Toys
  • Materials used: Look for toys made from recycled, natural, and non-toxic materials.
  • Age-appropriateness: Ensure the toy is suitable for your child’s age and developmental stage.
  • Educational value: Opt for toys that can teach valuable skills or knowledge.
  • Durability: Choose toys that will last, reducing waste and saving money.
  • Certifications and safety standards: Look for reputable certifications, like FSC or Green Seal, that ensure the toy meets environmental and safety standards.
  • Top 10 Eco-Friendly Toys
  1. Green Toys Recycling Truck (Ages 1-5): Made from 100% recycled plastic milk jugs, this recycling truck teaches kids about recycling while providing hours of imaginative play.
  3. PlanToys Wooden Drum Set (Ages 3+) This wooden drum set, made from sustainably harvested rubberwood, is perfect for budding musicians.
  5. HABA Kringelring Wooden Baby Rattle & Clutching Toy (Ages 0-12 months) Crafted from sustainably sourced beechwood and colored with non-toxic water-based stains, this rattle is perfect for babies.
  7. BeginAgain Tinker Totter Robots (Ages 3+) These wooden robot playsets, made from eco-friendly rubberwood, promote STEM learning and creativity.
  9. Petit Collage Alphabet Wooden Puzzle (Ages 3+) Featuring FSC-certified wood, this alphabet puzzle helps children learn letters and develop fine motor skills.
  11. Eco-Kids Eco-Dough (Ages 2+) Made from all-natural ingredients, this eco-friendly play dough is safe and fun for little hands.
  13. Tegu Magnetic Wooden Blocks (Ages 1+) These wooden blocks, made from sustainably sourced hardwood, feature built-in magnets for endless building possibilities.
  15. EverEarth Jr. Ramp Racer (Ages 18 months+) This wooden ramp racer, crafted from FSC-certified beechwood, provides hours of racing fun.
  17. My Family Builders Magnetic Building Blocks (Ages 1+) These diverse, magnetic wooden building blocks encourage open-ended play and teach
  1. Petit Collage Eco-Friendly Balancing Game (Ages 4+) These beautifully illustrated puzzles are made from recycled materials and printed with vegetable-based inks.
Green Toys Recyling Truck: Winner in our 'most bitten' category
Eco-dough - no more worring if your kids eat toxic doughs, this is safe and non-toxic
Wild Rainbow Wooden Balancing Game: easy to learn, sustainable wooden materials