Did you know every plastic toothbrush ever made is still on the planet either in landfill or in the ocean?!

Bamboo toothbrushes are much better for the Earth as they are biodegradable and reduce unnecessary plastic waste. Just check to see if you need to remove the bristles before disposal.

TOP TIP: Dry your bamboo toothbrush after using it to prevent mould building up.


TOP TIP: Bamboo toothbrushes can be bought in most zero waste shops. It's a great idea to support these eco-friendly businesses before shopping in big high street retailers. Find your nearest here.

Holland & Barrett stock a range of The Humble Co.'s toothbrushes for adults and kids.

Boots stock toothbrushes for adults and kids from The Humble Co.

Waitrose stock toothbrushes for adults and kids from The Humble Co.

Superdrug stock one of The Humble Co.'s toothbrushes for adults.


TOP TIP: If you're shopping online and buying more than one item then it's more eco-friendly ordering all items from the same website to reduce the impact of packaging and delivery. 

Boobalou stock a range of toothbrushes for adults and kids. They sell a variety of great products for eco-living so it's worth browsing their website before placing your order.

The Zero Waste Maker sell various colours of adult's toothbrushes and a children's toothbrush also. They have a great range of other eco-friendly items so it's worth having a browse through the website. 

Buy a pack of four toothbrushes from Glorious Alternatives and they will donate one brush to a child in need in a developing country. These are available through AmazonSmile by searching 'Glorious Alternatives'. It's the same as Amazon only when you buy, a percentage of your purchase will go to a charity of your choice at no extra cost to you!

Georganics have a variety of toothbrushes for adults and kids as well as many other great plastic-free oral care products.

No Plastic Shop sell a variety of toothbrushes as well as lots of other great plastic-free products.

The Humble Co. provide a range of toothbrushes for adults and kids. If you're only buying a single toothbrush it would be more eco-friendly to buy from one of the UK retailers listed above as the company is based in Sweden. They do however stock some great items which aren't available in the UK so it is worth visiting their website.