6 Eco-friendly Ways to Reuse a Bamboo Toothbrush



We are so glad that you want to do the extra mile and upcycle your worn-out toothbrush before recycling it. By now your toothbrush has well served its primary purpose: cleaning your teeth. According to hygienists and dentists you should replace your toothbrush about every 2/3 months. So welcome to our multi-purpose guide to your bamboo toothbrush.


You can either keep the bristles or discard them. Just a quick reminder here's how to dispose of your toothbrush and we are off to amazing ways of reusing it.


bamboo toothbrush free coupon discount bamandboo


Our first recommendation:

Start by disinfecting your old toothbrush, boiling it in hot water for a few minutes. Label or mark it as a “house tool” or any other name just to guarantee you don’t mix it up with the regular toothbrush.


#1 Dust your keyboard.

The toothbrush is the ideal tool to dust gently your keyboard and get rid of crumbs and other debris stuck in between keys. You may also use it in other electrical appliances like the hairdryer or the vacuum cleaner.

ways to reuse your bamboo toothbrush dust your keyboard


#2 Clean cooking accessories.

Garlic crusher and cheese graters are never easy to clean. You will definitely spare your soft sponge if you keep an old bamboo toothbrush by your sink. It will be handy for a more efficient cleaning and unclogging these items.

ways to reuse bamboo toothbrush


#3 Scrub shoes.

If you are a jogger or your kids play sports, you can easily get muddy and dirty sneakers. The bamboo toothbrush is perfect to scrub the small spaces in the treads. It can be family teamwork too.

ways to reuse bamboo toothbrush


#4 Remove clothes stains.

Do you imagine your toothbrush like a magic wand? Well, it can be if you use it to gently scrub with cleansing soap those persistent stains from your favourite clothes. Whisper abracadabra, just in case ;)

ways to reuse bamboo toothbrush


#5 Make a garden marker.

You must remove the bristles first. Afterwards simply write the name of the plant or the herbs in the handle and stick it into the soil. Your garden will definitely be livelier.

ways to reuse bamboo toothbrush


#6 Create arts & crafts

There are so many creative projects you can do with your kids or by yourself as a mindfulness exercise. You may build a photo frame, a stick house, a mandala, a pot base or a soap tray. Imagination has no limits.

 ways to reuse bamboo toothbrush


Lastly, the many ways you reuse a plastic toothbrush can also be done with bamboo. We would love to hear your ideas too in order to increase community awareness and engagement. If you still have any doubts about why a bamboo toothbrush is better than a plastic toothbrush, check this article


We are happy to welcome our blog readers with a special offer - 30% off your first subscription order. Use code "BLOG30" at checkout.  :)


bamboo toothbrush free coupon discount bamandboo


It will be awesome if you share photos and videos tagging Bam&Boo. Be part of this incredible community. Please leave your comments bellow. Small steps. Big changes. Let’s #gogreen





ways to reuse bamboo toothbrush


  • Может быть, на родительском собрание учитель заявил вам, что у ребенка случаются проблемы с явными языковыми и речевыми навыками. Или, возможно, в свое время беседуя с дочерью/сыном отметили случайное шепелявость? Вы осознали что это ненормально? Если это так, что вы должны сделать? Все детки развиваются с разной скоростью, и для некоторых переход начиная от простых слов к хорошо выраженному и грамматически безошибочному предложению может уйти пару лет,а некоторые почти что сразу( к 1 году) начинают без умолка болтать. Но к 5 годам ребенок должен(на) уметь не только произносить тривиальные предложения, заключающиеся из 2-3 слов, но и логично делать длинные фразы. Осмотр специалистом логопедом поможет обнаружить, есть ли у вашего малыша трудности в речи. Kогопедическое занятие – это в целом помощь для подавляющей массы детей с нарушениями речи и / или языка,или ЗПР.
    Деткам возможно понадобится логопедическая терапия по различным обстоятельствам, вы должны послать школьника к логопеду, когда: " Вам или близким людям сложно понять вашего ребенка. " Люди считают, что ребёнок младше, чем, например, собеседник, потому что он плохо говорит. " Ребенка дразнят из-за того факта, как он разговаривает. " Ваш ребенок примет на вооружение меньше слов, чем, например, остальные ребята его года.
    БОЛЬНИЦА ЛЕЧЕНИЯ СИНДРОМА ДАУНА поможет вашему ребенку навести справку с ЗПР. Сделайте звонок нам, приходите на пробное занятие, и мы поможем вашему ребенку.

    логопед для ребенка

  • Hi Ulene. Actually we ship worlwide but we’re mostly focused in Europe to minimize footprint. :)

  • Hi Lorenza, please check our Blog post exactly about that :)

  • Hi Francesa. In fact, when we cut the bamboo cane we are not killing the plant. The bamboo plant is still alive and in place of the cut cane will be born new canes. In fact bamboo behaves like a weed. It grows naturally and wildly and has its life protected at the base near the ground and below at its roots. We keep the bamboo alive :) and it’s like cutting a tree branch.

  • Hello Bam&Boo. I’d like to know if you plant other trees to replace the used ones?

    Francesca Stanciuc

Leave a comment

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. By continuing you are agreeing to our Privacy Policy.