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December Business Update

December Business Update

December 2020 was certainly an exciting month to wrap up an extraordinary year!  This month our Aussie outreach program spanned across the country, mainland and beyond, as we delivered 48 boxes of product to Red Lilly Health, 96 boxes to NPY Women’s Council, 50 to Baptist World Aid Australia, ...
Tampon Tax

U.K. Abolishes Tampon Tax

In December we were incredibly pleased to learn that the United Kingdom had abolished the tax on sanitary products as part of a wider movement to end period poverty. The roll out, which came into effect January 1st 2021, will also included free access to pad and tampons in schools, universities a...
All About Pads

All About Pads

Remember way back when to the happy day you got your first period. It's highly likely that the sanitary product you were first shown to use by a family member or friend was the humble pad. And I think since that momentous day, we've probably taken our friend the pad for granted. It's high time w...
November Business Update

November Business Update

In the lead up to the Christmas break the Taboo team has been incredibly busy this November. Izzy and Eloise were lucky enough to attend couple of networking events in the Adelaide start up scene. Eloise also had an interview with a PHD student from Adelaide University, which was very cool! Th...
October Business Update

October Business Update

Its been another busy month at Taboo HQ. In October Eloise spoke on a virtual panel that ANU TABOO hosted regarding period stigma with other special guests: Rochelle from Share the Dignity, Florence from OneGirl, and Alana, a policy officer for the Australian department of health The TABOO tea...
Using A Tampon for the First Time

Using A Tampon for the First Time

There are few things in life as daunting as the thought of using a tampon for the first time. Is it inserted properly? How far is too far? How long can I leave it in for? Will it really stop me from bleeding all over my cute bathers at the beach this summer? We understand, you've got questions b...