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How Your Toothbrush Became a Part of the Plastic Crisis | National Geographic

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Published on : 22 Jun 2019

What does the American Civil War have to do with oral hygiene? Find out in the first episode of The Story of Plastic where we investigate how everyday objects became part of the plastic crisis.
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Pinkfong Kids Songs & Stories

There is no plastic crisis for America! It’s a myth!

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Kids Game Show
Kids Game Show 5 months ago

Many people in India use neem sticks including my parents

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El Reino Infantil
El Reino Infantil 5 months ago

Jokes on you, I’ve been using my electric toothbrush for years

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Giọng Hát Việt Baby

why you haven't emphasized much on a solution than the history and current usage. Spread the solution not history. We need some action plan to fight plastic.

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5 months ago

Millions of people in India still use NEEM sticks to clean teeth 4:12
I guess India can teach and lead the world into a better place as the West has only made things worse.

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Kids Diana Show
Kids Diana Show 5 months ago

One of my freind is part of the
Plastic community

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Kid Slution
Kid Slution 5 months ago

So in conclusion: Plastic bad, saving the planet good

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Awesome Kids
Awesome Kids 5 months ago

That was the dumbest thing I have ever watched on YouTube. You give no real alternative to the problem you build it up and then you leave it maybe the time is now. Out of here

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Little Baby Bum - Nursery Rhymes & Kids Songs

I switched to bamboo toothbrush and I believe we should all make that change until something better for the environment comes around.

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Geographic
Geographic 5 months ago

Use electric one

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CVS 3D Rhymes
CVS 3D Rhymes 5 months ago

Hmm. But maybe not choose the Neem tree. Neem oil is highly toxic.

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5 months ago

Don’t worry, I don’t brush my teeth.

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Fairy Tales
Fairy Tales 5 months ago

Mango leaves super cleans the teeth.. Try it..

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Kids TV - Nursery Rhymes And Baby Songs

How MY toothbrush became part of the plastic crisis? Excuse me?! My toothbrush is a saint!

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Galinha Pintadinha
Galinha Pintadinha 5 months ago

the queen's dental scalers look like torture material

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5 months ago

I’ve used bamboo tooth brushes with biodegradable bristles for almost a year and a half now

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Thần Tượng Âm Nhạc

As a vegan I’m not gonna use no pig hair

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VnKids abc
VnKids abc 5 months ago

Use siwak which is environmental friendly

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Kids TV - Nursery Rhymes And Baby Songs

Indians used neem toothbrush for centuries. We should go back to neem toothbrush.

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SR Toys
SR Toys 5 months ago

In most of the rural as well as some urban areas in India, people use neem stick to clean teeth

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