This bamboo toothbrush is made from natural bamboo and recycled nylon. It is a soft to medium bristle.
Bamboo, Recycled Nylon
PRODUCT END OF LIFE
When the bristles are bent to 30% of their original height, it's time for a new toothbrush. Use pliers to remove the bristles, these are recyclable in you plastic recyclables**. The bamboo handle is completely compostable.
The cardboard box the brush comes in is 100% compostable.
**currently, Mutnomah Co. recycling will not take the nylon bristles but Washington Co will take them. Check on your county to see what they take. Good Life Market team are looking into the possibility of taking the bristles from you and recycling them.
Swap out plastic toothbrushes and their plastic packaging. One billion plastic toothbrushes are thrown away every year in the United States, creating 50 million pounds of waste annually and take 400 years to decompose.