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Companies can adopt multiple practices to dye their textiles and products in a more environmentally safe way. Low impact dyes usually do not contain toxins such as heavy metals, plasticizers, fluorocarbons, and formaldehyde. Sustainable dyes can also be water or plant based, or use less water than conventional dyeing methods.
Spark creativity with the Original Beeswax Crayons 12pk from Honeysticks! Handmade in New Zealand from responsibly sourced beeswax, these chubby crayons use food-grade pigments and are totally free from petroleum-based waxes. They are larger than traditional crayons, making them comfortable and easy to hold for smaller hands. Plus, they're 100% plastic-free and sure to bring about hours of fun!