Use natural floss in reusable containers
Modern dental floss has tended to be made from nylon, which is not biodegradable, and is packaged in a throwaway plastic container. With the increased awareness around plastic waste and the increase in zero waste living, there are now a number of natural alternatives on the market – including bamboo and silk
30% of British people use dental floss.Source
- Provided in reusable or recyclable containers
- Vegan options available
- Keeps your teeth, gums and your dentist happy!
- More expensive than nylon floss
- Should still be disposed of responsibly
Making a difference
Bambaw's silk floss an biodegrade in your backyard compost and comes in a plastic-free reusable floss dispenser. Each floss coil allows for 200 flosses.