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Bogobrush

Bio-degradable toothbrushes inspired by our dentist dad


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Bogobrush is an environmentally-friendly toothbrush that benefits those in need
May 8, 2016
Detroit startup Bogobrush has launched with a new collection of Buy One + Give One, eco-designed toothbrushes made entirely in the USA. Created by co-founders, siblings, and children of a dentist, Bogobrush was born out of John and Heather McDougall's idea that the world deserved a toothbrush that shared their values of simplicity, sustainability, and community.
Bogobrush Toothbrush
May 2, 2016
The simple, cylindrical handle on the Bogobrush is made from sustainable bamboo. While it's more durable than the typical teeth cleaner, it's also biodegradable: You simply remove the nylon bristles and compost it. For each brush you buy, one is donated to Americans who lack dental care. [$10; bogobrush.com]
Bogobrush: A Green and Socially Minded Toothbrush
May 2, 2016
Look and feel good with the Bogobrush. Beautifully designed and ecologically sound, the company will send the same high-quality brush to someone in need when purchased through their website. To date, they have reached 76% of their pre-order goal of 10,000 brushes to be distributed amongst those lacking access to inadequate dental care in the USA.
The 33 Social Entrepreneurs To Watch For In 2016 - Causeartist
January 26, 2016
Social Entrepreneurship is expanding and evolving in all sectors of our society. From ethical manufacturing to healthcare for rural artisans these social entrepreneurs are innovating the way new business is done. The bottom line is still essential to a thriving company, but more and more it is not the only essential that brands are looking ...
A Biodegradable Toothbrush is Cleansing Teeth and the Production Line
October 9, 2015
John and Heather McDougall are aiming to improve the world and our concept of manufacturing, one Bogobrush at a time As the children of a dentist, John and Heather McDougall have always known the importance of a good toothbrush.
Bogobrush
May 2, 2014
The buy one, give one movement is going strong with companies like Toms and Warby Parker - now Bogobrush ($40) has entered the mix. They offer a fairly-straightforward concept: a subscription service delivering a simply-made, environmentally- and socially-conscious toothbrush every...
Bogobrush: The Biodegradable, Buy-One-Give-One Toothbrush - Design Milk
November 30, 2012
Go green while you clean your teeth. Sounds like a good plan, right? Bogobrush aims to not only produce a 100% biodegradable toothbrush but to help someone in need with their plan to give a Bogobrush away to someone who needs one with every one that is purchased.
Can An Eco-Friendly Detroit Toothbrush Help Save The World?
November 20, 2012
A toothbrush might be one of the least examined household products people purchase on a regular basis, but a new company launched in Detroit is asking you to take a second look at what you're using to clean your teeth, and what happens after you're done with it.
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