They are made from elephant poop. Don't believe me? Here, it says so on the back of the box.
I think this is done because if people can make money from elephant poop, they won't shoot them. It was an interesting Christmas. Would you use them?
“Elephants love reunions. They recognize one another after years and years of separation and greet each other with wild, boisterous joy. There’s bellowing and trumpeting, ear flapping and rubbing. Trunks entwine.”
― Jennifer Richard Jacobson