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HOW TO UPCYCLE YOUR ECO-FRIENDLY BAMBOO TOOTHBRUSH

Although our bamboo toothbrush handles are fully biodegradable and therefore eco-friendly, you may want to go that step further and upcycle them, making them useful for that bit longer.Here are some ideas of how to re-use your eco-toothbrush. First, disinfect your bamboo toothbrush. To do this, boil it in hot water for several minutes. Leave to dry completely. Then using an indelible marker, label it in such a way that it does not get confused with a bathroom toothbrush in use (words like HOUSEHOLD BRUSH etc). Because Esbamboo toothbrushes come with medium and soft bristles, they are ideal brushes (once they are completely dry!) for gently cleaning the day to day dirt that gets stuck in computer keyboards. They can...

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HOW TO CARE FOR YOUR BAMBOO TOOTHBRUSH

Your new environmentally friendly toothbrush has arrived! How can you care for it to ensure you get the very best out of it? Follow these simple steps: We all tend to brush our teeth too hard thinking that the harder we brush, the cleaner our teeth will be. But dentists recommend gentle brushing so as not to damage our tooth enamel or our gums. A gentle brush for approximately 2 minutes will be more effective in the long run that a quick hard scrub. Learn More Make sure your tooth mug is dry in the bottom – ideally a vented mug is best but if you do not have one, then make sure the mug is emptied of the “toothbrush liquid”...

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HOW TO DISPOSE OF YOUR BAMBOO TOOTHBRUSH IN THE MOST ECO-FRIENDLY WAY

Your new Eco-friendly Esbamboo toothbrush has arrived in the post so now is the time to say goodbye to the one you have been using these past months. What is the most environmentally friendly way to dispose of a bamboo toothbrush? Because the handle is 100% bamboo it is 100% biodegradable. Great news for the planet! Although Esbamboo bristles are recyclable, they are the only part of our bamboo toothbrushes which are not biodegradable. We are still working on a durable, sustainable plant based alternative, so our toothbrushes are completely plastic-free but, in the meantime, we like to think that 1 gram of plastic is much better than an entire plastic toothbrush. So, we need to remove the bristles from...

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