Hydrophil products are considered to be green, water-neutral, vegan and fair, especially that they use ecological natural dyes in cooperation with AURO. They are manufactured from bamboo (specially grew for the manufacturer – Hydrophil is mentioning that they don’t use bamboo from natural forests and for this Moso bamboo which is biodegradable, no artificial irrigation is has been used, nor are pesticides or other chemicals.) The bristles are made from renewable raw materials, more specifically are obtained from castor oil. The oil obtained from the plant is processed into organic nylon and is free of BPA and petroleum. It is also vegan, petroleum-free and therefore a real benefit for daily dental care and our environment. The toothbrush is easy to hold by a child and is excellent for cleaning while is gentle on gums. Due to the size of the brush head, the sustainable toothbrushes are suitable for children from 3 years on.
How to Dispose
The sustainable toothbrush can be disposed of safely by returning it to earth in compost or landfill. As per Hydrophil indications: the bamboo handle is biodegrade and once is introduce into the soil would degrade without pollution; we suggest that you remove the bristles and place them into a waste bin. Always let the toothbrush dry thoroughly and replace every 2- 3 months.