This handmade brush from a co-operative in Mexico is made from the root of a grass called “zacaton”. This is great for scrubbing pots and cleaning root vegetables. The roots are very stiff and act as super effective scouring brushes. Unlike plastic, these roots will not melt on hot pots.
Sayula is a Mexican-Canadian company, focused on providing environmentally and socially responsible bath and kitchen products. Sayula products are biodegradable and use plant species that naturally grow in the region, don’t require much water or use of harmful practices, like the use of pesticides and fertilizers. They are also committed to working directly with rural communities to help them improve their quality of life by providing stable income and fair prices that directly benefit people in these communities.