Toothbrush Disposal: When you’ve finished with your toothbrush you can put it to another use, like cleaning your bike or jewellery. When it’s really done its dash, shave the bristles off and recycle. The handle will break down eventually in compost.
Why Go Bamboo? Bamboo is an effective, affordable alternative to plastic for many disposable and limited life span plastic items – and it also has many environmental benefits.
- Can absorb carbon dioxide from the atmosphere between 7-30% more effectively than an equivalent area of forest.
- Emits up to 30% more oxygen than equivalent areas of trees
- Has the tensile strength of steel
- Needs no pesticides, fertiliser and isn’t routinely irrigated
- Is strong, biodegradable and beautiful
- Is fast growing with some varieties growing up to a meter a day
- Has a yield six times greater than regular trees
- Needs half as much water as regular trees
- Doesn’t need fertilisers or pesticides
- Has no genetically modified variants
For more Eco Friendly Products in Wagga, come visit Eco Living and Gifts Shop 3/56 Forsyth Street.