Bamboo Toothbrush, Medium Plant-Based Bristle, Storm Grey, The Truthbrush
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A BRUSH WITH NATURE
BAMBOO TOOTHBRUSHES FEEL SO MUCH NICER: Holding a bamboo toothbrush in your hand just feels nice! The quality of the wood and delicate design is really noticeable.
JUST AS GOOD AS A PLASTIC TOOTHBRUSH: There is no difference in brushing quality at all. The fibres used to make these brushes are made from 62% castor oil and 38% nylon. A tiny bit of nylon is needed in order to ensure brushing quality.
RECOMMENDED BY DENTISTS: Many dentists are getting on board with bamboo toothbrushes due to the need of changing your toothbrush every three to four months. Because the quality of the bristles is what matters there is no reason to stick with a plastic toothbrush anymore.
DON’T WORRY ABOUT THE PANDAS!: These brushes are made with Moso bamboo, which is a type of bamboo that Pandas can’t eat, grown in a sustainable forest.
Every year over a billion plastic toothbrushes is thrown away worldwide, ending up in landfill, in the sea or washed up on a beach.
Using a bamboo toothbrush with a biodegradable handle is a small change but together we can make a big difference.
This beautiful toothbrush is made with organic bamboo, the perfect material for a toothbrush as it is beautiful to look at, warm to touch and fully biodegradable. The natural antibacterial and antifungal properties of bamboo mean this toothbrush is very hygienic too. Bamboo is resistant to natural pests, so it is farmed organically.
The Truthbrush is made from Moso bamboo, a type of bamboo which is inedible to pandas, so this product is not detrimental to these beautiful animals, and it all comes from a sustainable forest in China.
Medium plant-based bristles: 62% castor oil and 38% nylon
Just brush your teeth as you would with any other toothbrush, but smile thinking this one is much better for the environment!
For the first few days, you may notice the feel of the natural bamboo instead of plastic but soon you won't be able to imagine using anything else.
Occasionally a bristle may fall out - don't panic! This is simply a sign that you are using a handcrafted brush made in the traditional way - not with bristles moulded into plastic!
Each Truthbrush is hand wrapped in tissue paper and a recyclable cardboard pillow pack. Shipping is carbon neutral to minimise environmental impact.
All EarthBits packaging is 100% plastic-free and recyclable, using recycled or reused cardboard boxes, recycled/recycling paper and recyclable tape. Whenever needed, we use almond-based natural glue. Please re-use your packaged box should you need to send something else to a friend, family or for your business, or as a storage box in the house. Upcycling is one of our favourite zero-waste habits here at EarthBits!
Truthbrush was born out of the idea that beautiful things can also be eco-friendly.
Founders Catherine and Catherine decided to combine their expertise as a hospital surgeon and a fashion buyer, and designed the Truthbrush to look beautiful in your home as well as being a great toothbrush.