Eco-friendly toys for Earth Day

Kinderfeets (Kinderfeets), ages 2 and up An eco-friendly

Kinderfeets (Kinderfeets), ages 2 and up
An eco-friendly push bike made from the wood of fast-growing birch trees. Every tree used is replanted. It also uses EVA airless biodegradable tires and comes in six different chalkboard finishes, allowing kids to write or doodle on their bikes. ($109; (Credit: Handout)

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Earth Day is the perfect time to talk to your children about protecting the environment. Teaching kids not to litter, to recycle and to not waste materials may sometimes be challenging, but adding toys to the mix makes it fun, said Laurie Schact, a Toy Insider Mom based on Long Island. "Some eco-friendly toys are made with all organic and natural products while others are made with recycled materials without the chemicals," she said. Here are 20 toys that teach kids about the world, nature and how we can all make a difference.

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