These high quality stainless steel replacement blades cost just $0.40 each (Each pack has 10 double-edged razor blades).
The used blades can then be dropped off at Exist Green where we send them back to Albatross for their Blade Take Back Program.
In general, we estimate each blade lasting for about 5 shaves; however, this is highly dependent on the density and thickness of whatever is being shaved, be it a grizzly beard or very fine leg hair.
With that said, we use the following guidelines:
Low Shaving Frequency (1 or 2X per week): 3 Blade Packs per Year
Medium Shaving Frequency (2 – 4X per week): 4 -5 Blade Packs per Year
High Shaving Frequency (5 -7X per week): 7 -10 Blade Packs per Year
The Albatross Blade Take Back Program was the world’s first shaving Take Back program and represents years of hard work to create a totally closed loop production cycle. We aim to make new (non-razor) products with the Take Back metal that have other direct environmental benefits; We don’t just recyc