Earth Heroes (a hardback book by Dyu, Lily) - jiminy eco-toys
Earth Heroes (a hardback book by Dyu, Lily) - jiminy eco-toys
Earth Heroes (a hardback book by Dyu, Lily) - jiminy eco-toys
Earth Heroes (a hardback book by Dyu, Lily) - jiminy eco-toys

Earth Heroes (a hardback book by Dyu, Lily) MADE FAR AWAY

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Very Twenty inspirational stories of Earth Heroes from around the world, from Greta Thunberg and David Attenborough to Yin Yuzhen and Isatou Ceesay. Each story shows that one person, however small, can make a difference. Includes:

  • Mohammed Rezwan, architect behind Bangladesh’s pioneering floating school scheme;
  • Greta Thunberg, Swedish teen striking to raise awareness of climate change;
  • Andrew Turton and Pete Ceglinski, Australian inventors of the Seabin;
  • Isatou Ceesay, Gambian innovator turning waste into wealth for her community;
  • Stella McCartney, British designer fighting for sustainable fashion.

“If you want to know what to do in the face of the crisis, read this book! It’s full of inspiring ideas” – Emma Thompson

What it contains: 1 hardback book, 272 pages

Feel great about where it comes from:

  • Raw materials from Europe? China :-( That's 22,000km of 'book-miles'. We're wrestling with whether to apply our 'made in Europe? criterion to books, as they are a side-line to our toys, and we only retail don't distribute so our influence on producers is limited.
  • Organic? TBC
  • Manufactured in Europe? No - China 
  • What's it made from? Paper and cardboard only, "from sustainable forests" (not FSC)
  • What's it packaged in? Nothing
  • Shipping packaging from manufacturer to us: Cardboard box only
  • Plastic-free? Yes 100%
  • Vegan? Yes
  • Animal-cruelty-free? Yes
  • Reused upcycled or recycled? TBC

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

  • Biodegradable / compostable? Yes 100%
  • Reusable / refillable? N/A
  • Recyclable? Yes 100%

Feel great about you and your child using it:

  • Great for ages: 8 or 9 up - need to be a confident reader
  • Shelf life: Indefinite
  • Safety standards met: N/A
  • Solvent-free? Yes
  • Gluten-free? Yes
  • Peanut-free? Yes
  • Soy-free? Yes
  • Lactose-free? Yes
  • Easy to wash-off clothes skin? N/A
  • Improvements we're working on in this product: Very happy! But let us know your suggestions.