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Title Toys and sustainability / Subramanian Senthilkannan Muthu, editor
Published Singapore : Springer, [2022]


Description 1 online resource : illustrations (chiefly color)
Series Environmental footprints and eco-design of products and processes, 2345-766X
Environmental footprints and eco-design of products and processes. 2345-766X
Contents Design And Production Process of Toy Prototypes Using Urban Forestry Waste -- On Longevity and Lost Toys: Sustainable Approaches to Toy Design and Contemporary Play -- Tips For Selecting Wood From Urban Afforestation for The Production of Toys: How The Sustainable Reuse of Waste can Result In Economic, Environmental And Social Benefits -- The Pile of Shame: The Personal and Social Sustainability of Collecting and Hoarding Miniatures -- Wooden Toys Produced from Wood Waste From Urban Afforestation: Acceptance and Implementation Strategies
Summary This book presents five interesting chapters dealing with the sustainability of toys. The concept of sustainability has reached all industrial sectors these days and being practiced in almost all the sectors. One of the main sectors where sustainability has to be embedded to the core is the toy sector. Needless to enumerate the importance of sustainability in this sector especially when it comes to usage of chemicals and so on. There are various elements associated with the sustainability of toys and there is a dearth of published literature on this subject
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink, viewed February 28, 2022)
Subject Toy industry -- Environmental aspects
Toy industry -- Equipment and supplies.
Recycling (Waste, etc.)
Wood waste.
Recycling (Waste, etc.)
Toy industry -- Equipment and supplies
Wood waste
Form Electronic book
Author Muthu, Subramanian Senthilkannan, editor.
ISBN 9789811696732