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Why Social Entrepreneurship Matters Now More Than Ever

It’s time for all initiatives of all sizes to prioritize tackling social and environmental issues as their primary raison d’être.
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The Environmental Impact of Disposable Pads

The Environmental Impact of Disposable Pads

In the United States, approximately 12 billion disposable pads are thrown away each year. In Canada, disposable pad sales increased to $258.21 million CAD in 2020. Globally, disposable pads have a market value of $23.9 million USD, projected to rise to $28 million by 2024.
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Small Ways to Make a Difference

Small Ways to Make a Difference

Been feeling a little down from the constant onslaught of frankly overwhelming news recently? Here are some small actions you can take that really do make a difference.
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Five Young Climate Activists You Should Know

Five Young Climate Activists You Should Know

When people hear the phrase "Youth Climate Activist", many will immediately think of Greta Thunberg. And while she's done some amazing activism, it’s important to remember that she isn’t alone!
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The Cost Of Fast Fashion

The Cost Of Fast Fashion

Your outfit costs more than it says on the receipt.
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Sustainable Living: Understanding What "Eco-Friendly Garment" Truly Means

What Makes a Garment Eco-Friendly?

There’s more to eco-friendly material than organic cotton. And there’s more to sustainable clothing than using eco-friendly materials.
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The Importance of Boundaries Online

The Importance of Boundaries Online

If we’re going to have productive, nuanced, and world-improving conversations online, we need to be sure that we can increase our tolerance for discomfort, and know when we need to disconnect. Boundaries are a big part of that. 
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Menstrual Cup Q&A with Kim Rosas

Menstrual Cup Q&A with Kim Rosas

Got cup questions? Kim Rosas from Period Nirvana has answers!
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High Standards, Healthy Choices

High Standards, Healthy Choices

Let's take a walk through how our processes work together to produce what we believe is the world’s most sustainable period underwear.
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An Interview with Lydia Okello

Did you miss Lydia Okello's takeover last weekend on our Instagram? We talked sustainability, joy, inclusive period products, and more!
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Two homemade cleaners in amber-glass spray bottles sit on a wooden counter. One of the bottles is labeled "Bathroom Cleaner", the other is labeled "Kitchen Cleaner". There is a wooden dish brush laying nearby.

Tips for living a zero waste lifestyle during COVID-19

Feeling anxious about the state of environmental affairs during COVID-19? We hope these zero waste tips will empower you to make sustainable choices at home and in your day-to-day life.
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How to Care for Your Reusables

Let's talk about caring for your reusables! There’s a bit of a learning curve when it comes to reusables, but it really doesn’t take long before the whole process becomes part of your day-to-day routine.
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