Plastic Free: A Good News/Bad News Day

I feel like this product symbolizes everything about where we are, culturally, on waste reduction. It’s a bamboo-handled toothbrush with what appears to be plastic bristles, packaged in plastic and cardboard. The company assures me that the packaging is from recycled materials and the bristles are “dental grade,” but come the F on. I’ll give it a test drive later (I’m drinking a beer right now and don’t want to mix it…