Why We Exist

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Our Mission: 

To ensure that women all over the globe have access to safe menstrual hygiene products, and the appropriate education to deal with their menstrual health.

Our Purpose:

To sell and distribute sanitary products in Australia, with all profits used to ensure that women around the world have access to sustainable sanitary care and education.

Our Vision: 

To offer a top quality brand of menstrual hygiene products that enable customers to practically combat period poverty. TABOO is a movement that inspires people to empower each other through the experience of menstruation.

The Facts:

  • In Sierra Leone, girls miss around 50 school days every year due to their period.
  • 65% of women in Kenya cannot afford sanitary products. 
  • In India, 70% of all reproductive diseases are caused by poor menstrual hygiene.
  • 1 in 10 girls in the UK have been unable to afford proper sanitary care. 
  • 48% of girls in Iran believe menstruation is a disease