Looking for safe, eco-friendly, battery-free toys for babies, toddlers and older children?
Check out …
Whittle Shorline Railroad
Maple Landmark Toys
Our Green House
Great Green Baby
Cool Mom Picks
The Green Guide
Plus, take a look at this catalogue of arts and craft supplies that minimize indoor air pollution.
• Get a copy of Shopper's Guide to Toxic-Free Kids, suggestions from Environment California that will help you make healthy purchases next time you go shopping for your children.
• Give alternatives to toys, like outings to a favorite park, museum, or children's theater.
• Make your own. Here are easy homemade playdough recipes and fun arts-and-crafts projects.
For more information on hazards in kids’ toys, visit the Family page of our sister site, TheWorldWomenWant.com.