As a small, family-owned children’s toy and clothing store competing in the huge world of ecommerce, we like to distinguish ourselves by the unique products we have in our store, Cow & Lizard. One such company with a compelling story is Green Toys. They are an environmentally and socially responsible manufacturer of toys and tableware. Their products are made from eco-friendly raw materials here in theUSAwith a mission of making products that are safe, fun and good for the earth. Green Toys uses 100% recycled plastic milk jugs to manufacture their non-toxic, food-safe toys and tableware. By using 100% post consumer recycled plastic; they divert these materials from going to landfills and reduce their carbon footprint and greenhouse gas emissions.
The manufacturing process begins with empty plastic milk jugs that are collected from curbside recycling. These are then cleaned and shredded into small flakes. These flakes are colored with mineral based colorant which is food safe. This raw material is used to manufacture the toys and tableware in theUSA. All parts are inspected by hand and the assembled products are also inspected on site as well and tested by an independent third party. All relevant safety standards are either met or exceeded. Their products are also packaged using only recycled and recyclable materials, with no plastic, cellophane or twist ties and printed with soy inks. With safety of the highest priority for Green Toys as well as for parents, you can be assured that these eco-friendly, US made products are not only safe, but also fun.
The Green Eats line of tableware from Green Toys is a safe, environmentally responsible alternative to plastic tableware. The tableware contains no BPA, phthalates, melamine or external paints or coatings; they meet FDA requirements for food contact, and are dishwasher safe.
Their line of toys are known for classic designs but in eco-friendly materials with the boasting rights of the “world’s most environmentally conscious toy line.” From baby toys to outdoor toys, the ever growing line of Green Toys has a great selection to choose from. My First Green Toys offers colorful, ultra-safe toys for little hands to hold. Babies can also be environmentally responsible from day one. The next time you need a gift, browse our selection of Green Toys at Cow & Lizard – it will be a “green time”!