Entries tagged with: Smart Balloon Practices

European balloon and party organization: No more balloon releases

The Balloon and Party Industry Alliance, a European trade organization based in the UK, is encouraging its members to no longer practice outdoor balloon releases. BAPIA’s official stance on balloon releases stems from feedback of its members. A May 15 Facebook post read: “BAPIA has taken the decision to no longer support the release of balloons into the environment. This decision has been taken based on the feedback from our members who have told us…  » Read more

Handle Balloons with Care on Valentine’s Day

The Balloon Council offers tips on smart use of one of America’s favorite Valentine’s Day gifts   With America’s ongoing love affair with balloons, it is not surprising that the floating gifts are among the most popular ways to say “I love you” on Valentine’s Day.     As America celebrates Valentine’s Day it is a good time to remember a few tips to follow for smart balloon use. If you are giving balloons as…  » Read more