This washable pencil is a must-have for bulk shopping! This tool makes it easy for writing PLU codes on your containers and easily washes off with water. You can even use it to write on your bulk bags. This pencil can also be used to label stored food, breastmilk, or canned food. These are paper-wrapped with tear strings for sharpening, so no need for a sharpener. As you utilize the pencil, the shavings are compostable in your backyard bin.