Swedish dishcloths are an eco-friendly alternatives to sponges and paper towels. One dishcloth absorbs 20X its weight and will replace 17 rolls of paper towels. Reusable and washable approximately 200 times in the dishwasher or washing machine. These are 100% natural made from 70% cellulose (FSC certified forests) + 30% cotton. They last several months and are biodegradable. You can even toss it in the compost when your are done.