It has been revealed that every year, 1.3 billion plastic tampon applicators go into landfill in the UK. Plastic Applicators are found so often on UK beaches that many have nicknamed them 'beach whistles'. If you are an applicator user, cardboard applicators are a hugely positive step towards cutting out plastics.
Are non-organic pads better than tampons? 90% contain the equivalent of 4 carrier bags of plastic. Grace & Green's organic cotton pads and Emma Constantine's reusable plastic-free pads are so much kinder for you and the planet. Or why not try a Grace & Green period cup.
Video - This enlightening discussion recorded between Heart & Compass' very own Helen Noonan and Rescued Textiles' Emma Constantine will answer many of your questions to life with plastic-free periods.
Emma Constantine upcycles beautiful fabrics destined for landfill into comfortable and reusable plastic-free period pads and panty liners.
Grace & Green's premium organic, eco friendly menstrual products are for the modern woman who knows and values her body and her mind.