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Why Wooden Toys Are Safer Than Plastic Toys

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Why Wooden Toys Are Safer Than Plastic Toys

For generations, wooden toys used to be the norm. You may even have a family heirloom or two in the form of a wooden puzzle or pull-along toy that’s been passed down through the generations. Those days are long gone, and toys made entirely or partly from plastic dominate the marketplace. Once manufacturers realized that plastic was easier to produce on a larger and cheaper scale--it was out with wood and in with the plastic. This shift is unfortunate in several respects. Aside from the loss of nostalgic tradition, wooden toys are a lot safer than plastic toys. This is...

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