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How Brush Factories Survive In America

Next time you brush your hair or your teeth or sweep your floor, take a look at that technology.

It's simple: flexible fibers sticking out of something stiff.

The cheapest place to make it these days is China.

But there are still people pressing bristles into brushes in a factory in the Bronx, and in small plants across the country.

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