Dish brush, sponge, scourer
Updated: Nov 12, 2021
We should change our sponge, scourer, brushes regularly, for hygiene reasons. More info on why we need to avoid traditional sponges here.
But that generates more waste. Fortunately, sustainable alternatives exist, that can be washed several times and composted at the end of their lives.
Use natural fibres brush, with a replaceable head. They are available from the Source on Battersea Rise, or online in various shops and shapes.
Use one made of recycled material (Ecoforce recycled scourer -heavy duty or non scratch),or a coconut based one (available from the Source and from the Good Club)