Welcome to the Natracare Media Centre.
Here you will find our latest press releases and information about our campaigns. This section is intended for journalists, media and trade professionals.
Natracare’s latest resources, press releases and campaign information
Supermarkets, stop saying “feminine hygiene” #RenameDontShame
Natracare’s #RenameDontShame campaign urges supermarkets to ditch ‘sanitary’ and ‘feminine hygiene’ and use ‘period products’ or ‘menstrual products’ instead.
Toolkit: Plastic Applicators Unwrapped
New research finds tampon applicators sold as ‘plant-based plastic’ are polyethylene and pollute like conventional plastic. Access our toolkit to find out more about the greenwashing scandal.
Open Letter: Natracare Joins Forces to Call for Plastic Free Period Products in Schools
Charities, campaigners and sustainable period product brands join forces to demand that free period products provided in secondary schools should be plastic free.
Bleed Better with 1% For The Planet
Natracare encourages people to bleed better. Announcing our partnership with 1% For the Planet to ensure we give back to the planet positively.
Toolkit: Plastic Free July
Resources for all Natracare PFJ partners. Download the Plastic Free July toolkit – contains Plastic Free July infographics, guidelines and social media assets.
5 Carrier Bags worth of Plastic in the Average Pack of Pads
A new study shows there is, on average, 36g of plastic in mainstream packs of period pads – the equivalent of 5 plastic carrier bags.
Safe to flush – Europe’s first flushable wipe
Natracare Safe to Flush Moist Tissues are a Water UK certified flushable product. The very first to be tested and approved for flushing to UK Water Industry Standards (WIS 4-02-06).
Survey reveals incontinence as greatest taboo
A new survey conducted by YouGov, on behalf of Natracare, uncovered that many people feel too embarrassed to discuss incontinence with a health care professional or friend.
Natracare celebrates 30 years
As creators the world’s first certified organic tampon, Natracare has witnessed 30 years of changing attitudes, and laid the groundwork for millions to have healthier periods in the UK and beyond.
Tampons With ‘Plant-Based Plastic’ Mislead Consumers
New research by Greenpeace Laboratories finds tampon applicators sold as ‘plant-based plastic’ behave like conventional plastic and mislead consumers with greenwashing claims.
Organic Baby Wipes Earns EWG Verified Certification
Natracare’s Organic Baby Wipes earned Environmental Working Group’s EWG VERIFIED™ certification, solidifying Natracare as a world leader in safe and sustainable personal care.
Natracare recognised as vegan
Natracare announces entire product range is now officially vegan approved by The Vegetarian Society.
New Naturally Confident Incontinence Pads
Natracare announces expansion of the Dry & Light Incontinence pad range to offer more natural production for women experiencing bladder weakness.