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7 Ways Your Plastic Toothbrush Is Evil

7 Ways Your Plastic Toothbrush Is Evil

It is crazy to think how a toothbrush, a small item that we use every single day can affect our environment. Here are 7 reasons why you should think about switching to BamBrush. 1) Over a billion toothbrushes end up in landfills every year in North America! This is just in North America, now imagine all other countries contribute to that! On average, 300 million tons of plastic are produced around the globe each year. Considering dentists recommend that you replace your toothbrush once every two months, most people go through a couple toothbrushes per year. That may not seem like a...

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How To Take Care Of And Recycle My BamBrush!

How To Take Care Of And Recycle My BamBrush!

How to Take Care of Your BamBrush Store Your Brush in Dry Area Moso bamboo is made of natural plant fibers. Keeping your brush in an area where your toothbrush can air-dry is ideal. An open cup that does not collect water or any other dry area is best. Cleaning the Bristles BamBrush bristles are made of nylon to ensure cleanliness. Care for them as you would your regular toothbrush. Toothbrush Lifespan With proper care, your BamBrush will last just as long as a regular plastic toothbrush. Dentists recommend that in order to maintain good oral hygiene, which is directly...

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Paperbags and Ergonomics!

Paperbags and Ergonomics!

Over the past few months, we have continued to work, and grow, and most importantly, listen. There has been a tremendous amount of feedback through our social media about what people like, dislike, and want to see improved about BamBrush. Well, we’ve taken that feedback to heart, and worked with our suppliers to create BamBrush 1.3. These new brushes will be different/ better in two ways: 1. We will be replacing the thin recyclable plastic that our brushes have been sealed in with a kraft paper bag. This is a huge step for us in making BamBrush 100% plastic free....

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A Quest for Plastic-Free

A Quest for Plastic-Free

We started BamBrush in the hope that we could help reduce the amount of plastic ending up in landfills and water systems, while providing a service that applies to anyone (who brushes their teeth). What we have come to find along the way is that the problem with plastic isn’t one-dimensional. Its not just about figuring out what to do with plastic when you’re finished with it; i.e. recycling, up-cycling, and landfills; Its about decreasing the overall need for plastic in disposable consumer goods at the production level. Have a look HERE for some more insight.  This realisation has changed the...

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Decrease Your Carbon Footprint, Increase Your Carbon Tooth Polish

Decrease Your Carbon Footprint, Increase Your Carbon Tooth Polish

Hey Hey Hello Everybody! We’ve got some [more] exciting news for you! We are happy to announce that we will be adding a new product to our line up: BamBrush Carbon, an All Natural Coconut Charcoal Tooth Polish. As more people have switched over to the bamboo toothbrush life, we wanted to be able to provide other items that would be of interest to them. The residual coconut oils in, and the hyper-absorbency of the Charcoal Polish actively leech stains from enamel, and will help to whiten teeth in a matter of weeks. This is not a substitute for traditional...

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