On May 23, the nation’s leading environmental and women’s health advocates are gathering for a women’s health rally and lobby day in recognition of Menstrual Hygiene Day. Hosted by national women’s health non-profit, Women’s Voices for the Earth (WVE), the rally on Capitol Hill will increase awareness of the need for feminine care product safety and demonstrate a grassroots show of support for federal legislation aimed at closing serious gaps in feminine hygiene regulation.
Tampon and menstrual pad manufacturers don’t have to disclose what’s in their products, so I have no idea what I'm being exposed to when using these products. Let's change this!
If we can’t talk openly about periods, we’ll never be able to convince policy makers to regulate the feminine care industry.
Guest blog from The DivaCup: From health to the environment, there’s a problem with mainstream pads and tampons and plenty of reasons you should consider ditching the disposables!
We won a major victory. P&G is starting to disclose limited ingredient information for its Always pads and Tampax tampons.