Hit the beach for some fun in the sun! The Hape Sand Shovel can be used for more than just sand! Take it to the beach for some serious digging and play, or get to work in the garden of your own backyard. The shovel is an indispensable tool for beach play and outdoor landscaping. Encourages creative play, healthy outdoor activity, and the development of fine motor skills. Durable child-safe paint finish and solid construction make this a set your child will love for years to come. Hape toys stimulate children through every stage of development and help nurture and develop their natural abilities. All Hape products sold in North America meet or exceed all applicable safety standards.