Green Parents' List: Top 10 Green Christmas Gifts of 2009

OTTAWA, Nov. 6 /CNW Telbec/ - Green-minded parents can now select great Christmas gifts without the worry of lead & phthalates. Green Parents' List ( has released its choices for the top 10 Green children's products for Christmas 2009. The winning products were selected according to kid-appeal, parent-appeal, and most importantly, compliance with the strict lead, phthalate, and heavy metal content restrictions of the US Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act (CPSIA).

The Green Parents' List concept is simple - with so many products recalled each year for lead and other restricted substance content, The Green Parents' List provides concerned parents with a resource to allow them to easily locate children's products that have been verified to comply with restricted substances laws. Each product on has been reviewed for restricted substance requirements against the US Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act (CPSIA) by parents with scientific backgrounds.

"Every holiday season, parents are bombarded with product recall information that results in stress and frustration for both parents and children," says Patricia Calder, president of Green Parents' List. "The Top 10 Green Christmas Gifts List and the Green Parents' List provides consumers with a resource for finding products from manufacturers that have taken the time to ensure a greener, safer holiday."

The Green Parents' List Top 10 picks for Christmas 2009 are:

    1.  Patemm - Patemm pad (Diapers & Diaper Bags)
    2.  Bugaboo - Bee Stroller (Strollers)
    3.  Green Toys - Recycling Truck (Toys)
    4.  Hushamok - MySeat & Okoa Stand (Cribs, Cradles & Bassinets)
    5.  Kinderville - Bigger Bites Storage Jars (Feeding)
    6.  MAM USA - Bite & Brush Teething Toy(Teething)
    7.  Moonlight Slumber - Naturals Bedding Gift Set
        (Cribs, Cradles & Bassinets)
    8.  RiNGLEY - RiNGLEY Ball Natural Teething Toy (Teething)
    9.  Sassy - Grasp & Glow Rattle (Toys)
    10. Zoobies - Ping the Panda (Plush Toys)

These and other checked products can be found at where parents may view product photos, detailed product descriptions, and access direct links to manufacturer and retailer websites where products can be purchased.

For more information on the Top 10 Green Christmas Gifts, the Green Parents' List, and the Green Parents' List Check Mark, please contact us at or e-mail us at


For further information: For further information: Murray Reeves, Director of Listing Services, Green Parents' List, phone: (613) 237-1587, e-mail:

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