This brush is handmade from a co-operative in Mexico, It 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 are effective scouring brushes. Unlike plastic, these roots will not melt on hot pots.
Sayula is a Mexican-Canadian company which provides environmentally and socially responsible bath and kitchen products. Sayula provide products that address the need to develop socially, environmentally and economically sustainable opportunities in Mexico. Their 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. Sayula works 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.