Whether you are at home or travelling, these bamboo cotton buds can be used for removing makeup, applying medication or cleaning small surfaces. This is a simplest step you can take to reduce your plastic waste!
Made from bamboo, these double-sided cotton buds are biodegradable, compostable and come in a box of 100 sticks. Bamboo grows incredibly fast, making deforestation not an issue with its rapid and frequent growth spurts. It is also strong enough to prevent any form of splinters.
They replace plastic cotton buds which poses the following threats:
- Wildlife might ingest them accidentally
- Breaks down into microplastic
- Makes up a significant percentage of sewage trash
Did you know? Cotton buds are the 8th most common piece of plastic pollution found on our beaches. You can reach more about plastic buds marine litter in this article!
Do place them in a cool and dry area. Due to Singapore’s humidity, there is a possibility of it growing mould. Do be careful!
The buds come in a box by default. However, if you do not wish to have any packaging, we will pack them package free. This means it will be packed in donated magazine paper for you to place in your container!
Are these buds reusable? Unfortunately, they are not! We currently do not bring in reusable cotton buds as we feel like cotton buds are used mainly for hygienic purposes like applying medication. We do not wish to risk any form of contamination!
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Cotton buds: Compostable | Paper box: Recyclable