This Hevea set of Nordic Forest Animals is a beautiful, sustainable lasting gift for children that is handmade and hand painted in Sri Lanka – each animal is made uniquely with their own look – just like nature intended!
Made from sustainable Fairtrade rubberwood, this gorgeous set of 4 forest animals - Fox, Squirrel, Moose & Wild Boar - is plastic-free, vegan & non-toxic and made with FDA approved & mineral based colour pigments.
The eco-friendly FSC certified packaging that can be coloured in to create a wonderland at home, encouraging reuse of packaging and creativity all in one. So, not only has the packaging been made using eco-friendly FSC certified packaging, which comes as a usual box, but it has a beautiful scenery for the animals to play around, or they can be put to rest in the night landscape, along with a colouring-in backdrop that can be decorated and brought to life at home.
The animals are produced in solid Fairtrade rubberwood, and each purchase contributes to empowering women in Sri Lanka. Hevea work closely with a manufacturer with a special emphasis on ensuring good working conditions, who pays women in the factory double the minimum wages. When you purchase a set of HEVEA Rubberwood Nordic Animals, this will enable one of the staff members in Sri Lanka to pay for food for their children for a week, which is key to ensure that their children are able to go to school.
Rubberwood is a light-colored medium-density tropical hardwood obtained from the HEve’s rubber tree (Hevea brasiliensis).