Playpress RNLI lifeboat build and play set
Playpress RNLI lifeboat build and play set

Playpress RNLI lifeboat build and play set

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Printed, pre-cut playboard sheets from which to pop-out and build a 3D lifeboat and 2 rescuers! 49 pieces. We are proud to donate £0.50 (about €0.60) from this sale to RNLI, the volunteer-staffed organisation saving lives at sea around Ireland and the UK.

Feel great about where it comes from:

  • Raw materials from EU? Yes - UK and Finland
  • Organic? Not yet!
  • Manufactured in EU? Yes - UK and Finland
  • What's it made from? PEFC-certified new cardboard, plus water-based, non-toxic inks, sealants and varnishes
  • What's it packaged in? PEFC-certified new cardboard
  • Shipping packaging from manufacturer to us: Cardboard and paper only, no plastic
  • Plastic-free? Yes
  • Vegan? Yes including glues and inks
  • Animal-cruelty-free? Yes
  • Reused upcycled or recycled? No, trials with recycled card did not give the strength and density required, so it's made from PEFC-certified new card.

Feel great about where it goes after you've used it:

  • Biodegradable/ compostable? Biodegradable; but we won't recommend composting until we check the glues and inks are suitable
  • Reusable refillable? No
  • Recyclable? Yes! 100%

Feel great about you and your child using it:

  • Great for ages: 4+. Not suitable for children under 3 - contains small parts
  • Shelf life: Indefinite
  • Awards: The paper mill boasts ISO 9001 (quality assurance) and ISO 14001 (environmental management) standards
  • Safety standards met: Directive 2009/48/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on the safety of toys, including requirements EN 71-1 (mechanical and physical properties) and EN 71-2 (flammability)
  • Solvent-free? Yes
  • Gluten-free? Yes
  • Peanut-free? Yes
  • Soy-free? Yes
  • Lactose-free? Yes
  • Easy to wash-off clothes skin? Yes
  • Improvements we're working on in this product: It's near-perfect! <3 <3 <3 But we'd love it certified vegan and compostable (watch this space)