With a rich heritage, and origins dating back to 1795, the Dixon Ticonderoga Company throughout history has made its mark through quality, integrity, respect and perseverance. Today Dixon Ticonderoga continues to make its mark manufacturing and marketing writing instruments, art supplies and tools for self-expression. Dixon Economy Pencils are high quality wood case pencils at an economical price. Made of 100 percent real wood with a quality graphite core, they are perfect for use in schools, homes and business. Dixon Economy Pencils feature a latex-free eraser and are PMA certified non-toxic. More than a writing and art products company, Dixon Ticonderoga empowers people to take conscious and subliminal thoughts, facts, ideas and dreams, and preserve them using tools that are simply extensions of themselves.