Why We Exist

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Our Purpose:

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 Mission: 

To sell and distribute sanitary products in Australia, with all net 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 an enterprise 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