Finally, toothbrushes that are biodegradable. Our eKo-friendly Bamboo Toothbrushes are fantastic alternatives to non-recyclable plastic ones. Not only are the toothbrush bristles soft and easy on your gums, but you can compost the handle and the case at the end of their natural life cycles. Our toothbrushes are available with a plain nylon bristle. Did you know that bamboo is naturally antimicrobial making it more resistant to bacteria then plastic? It is more sustainably grown than many other plant species. It releases more oxygen into the atmosphere and it absorbs more carbon dioxide that other plants. Once your bamboo toothbrush is at the end of its life cycle, simply pluck the bristles and add the handle to your compost.