These tampons are giving back
Tsuno is an Australian buisiness that sells disposable, sustainable bamboo fibre sanitary pads and organic cotton tampons. These pads are made from a natural bamboo and corn fibre top sheet, individually wrapped in biodegradable sleeves, and finally packaged in recyclable cardboard boxes.
Bamboo is one of the most eco-friendly and sustainable fibres available due to its fast growth-rate, low demands on resources and natural resistance to pests and fungi. It is also super absorbent, breathable, soft and comfortable, antibacterial, and just generally amazing!
There has also been no chlorine or dioxin bleach used in the manufacturing process. So NO NASTIES.
Benefits of these tampons:
- Suitable for heavy flow - approximately 14g absorbency
- 16 tampons per box
- Made from 100% GOTS* certified organic cotton
- 50% of profits donated to One Girl
- Chlorine and dioxin bleach free
- Recyclable cardboard packaging
- GOTS= Global Organic Textile Standard.
TSUNO is an Australian owned company with tampons being manufactured in Slovenia *please see note below. We support this brand because they are organic, sustainable and they give back to communities in need.
" These tampons are produced by a factory in Slovenia, Europe.The manufacturer is one of the largest in Europe and supplies many, many brands you would recognise. The organic cotton is grown nearby in Turkey and is certified by the Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS)."