Patent for Sale:

Biodegradable Toothbrush - Single Use    

A single use biodegradable toothbrush with toothpaste attached in a pouch on the back of the britle head. Toothpaste is released by peeling a strip of dental floss tape away.


The toothbrush is completely biodegradable. It is a single use device making it ideal for travel. The infection prevention considerations are significant for a multitude of uses including, but not limited to restaurants, hospitals, prisons, and the military. An agent called reverte oxobioplaste is the degrading agent which could be used to make it biodegradable. Asides from also containing a strip of Dental floss tape, it also has a break away toothpick for final cleanup.

Primary Application of the Technology

Anyone concerned with good dental hygiene. Anyone in a rush, in a restaurant, in the military in the field, hospital use especially considering the impact of hospital acquired infections. Dentists can also sell them or give them away as a promotional tool.

The Problem Solved by the Technology

With the toothpaste built into the toothbrush it is possible to provide a portable and convenient single-use toothbrush, it is biodegradable and environmentally friendly.

Competitive Advantage

There is no such product in the marketplace as of now.

The seller may consider selling these patents individually.

Additional Information

This product, will not only provide a vital service, but it understands the importance of manufacturing biodegradable products to protect our environment.

Patent Summary

U.S. Patent Classes & Classifications Covered in this listing:

Class 401: Coating Implements With Material Supply

This is the residual class for a manually manipulated device for applying or spreading a coating on a work surface by movement of the device relative to the surface and contact therewith, which device includes, or is combined with, either (a) a supply of, or support for, solid coating material, or (b) a tool and means to supply fluent coating material either to the tool or to the work surface.

Subclass 291: Perforated support