Environment

  • The Future of Menstrual Products: How Reusable Tampon Applicators are Changing the Game

    The Future of Menstrual Products: How Reusable Tampon Applicators are Changing the Game

    By Alexia S

    As more people become aware of the impact of single-use plastic on the environment, reusable products have become increasingly popular. From reusable grocery bags to stainless steel straws, people are looking for ways to reduce their waste and carbon footprint.
  • Sustainable Solutions: How Natural Pads are Paving the Way for a Greener Future

    Sustainable Solutions: How Natural Pads are Paving the Way for a Greener Future

    By Alexia S

    Every year, millions of menstrual products end up in landfills, polluting the environment and causing harm to wildlife. Conventional pads, tampons, and liners are often made from plastic and synthetic materials, taking hundreds of years to decompose. As we become...

  • The Environmental Impact of Single-Use Tampon Applicators: Why Switching to Reusable is Important

    The Environmental Impact of Single-Use Tampon Applicators: Why Switching to Reusable is Important

    By Alexia S

    Tampons are a popular menstrual product choice for many menstruating individuals, but the environmental impact of single-use tampon applicators can be significant.
  • The Environmental Benefits of Menstrual Cups: A Sustainable Alternative to Tampons and Pads

    The Environmental Benefits of Menstrual Cups: A Sustainable Alternative to Tampons and Pads

    By Alexia S

    Menstruation is a natural and essential part of life for many people who menstruate. However, the products we use during our periods can have a negative impact on the environment. 
  • Is Bamboo Sustainable? The Truth about Bamboo Greenwashing

    Is Bamboo Sustainable? The Truth about Bamboo Greenwashing

    By Lily Woodbury

    If you’re anything like me, you don’t need another climate change documentary to convince you to reduce your consumption of non-sustainable materials like plastic. While I could focus on the negatives here, I am thrilled to report that eco-friendly alternatives...

  • Affordable, Not Sustainable: The Impacts of Fast Fashion

    Affordable, Not Sustainable: The Impacts of Fast Fashion

    By Austin Perron

    Is there a problem with trendy, affordable clothes?  It’s true that with the world at our fingertips, it’s incredibly easy to access endless amounts of goods, including every type of clothing. Increased consumerism and availability of products through the internet...