Organic Regular Applicator Tampons

Regular Organic Cotton Tampons with Applicator

100% certified organic tampons with cardboard applicator

Absorbent cotton tampons made for light or medium menstrual flow days.

  • Plastic free tampons
  • No Perfume, Rayon or Dyes
  • Totally Chlorine Free
  • Biodegradable & Compostable
  • GMO Free, no dioxin or pesticide residues

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Product details

Tampon: Certified organic cotton

Applicator: Biodegradable cardboard applicator and paper wrapper

Packaging: Recycled cardboard printed with vegetable-based ink

Absorbency: 6-9g

16 organic tampons per pack

Barcode: 0782126008008

What it’s all about

Organic regular tampons with a smooth easy-glide cardboard applicator, which is completely biodegradable. Just twist to release and push.

Most applicators are made from plastic or rigid bio-plastics. These commonly contain phthalates, which can be absorbed through the skin and cause hormone disruption. What’s more is they don’t biodegrade, contributing to worldwide plastic-pollution.

Many rayon-blend tampons have a plastic veil to prevent fibre-loss, and they can also have added perfume or dyes which is totally unnecessary for managing your period.

This is why we only ever use cardboard and organic cotton. We never use GM cotton or unnecessary plastic, so we keep your vagina free from pesticide residues, plastic or toxic residuals or rayon.

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FAQs

Q: “Why use a cardboard applicator?”

Cardboard is the most eco-friendly applicator a tampon can have. Our applicator is entirely recyclable or compostable. Some companies have introduced “plant-based applicators” but these behave like plastic and do not biodegrade. These plastic applicators are often made with a higher renewable content than conventional plastic but behave in the same damaging way to the environment after use. Look for home compostable plant-based plastics to ensure it will break down safely.

Q: “How to use an applicator tampon?”

Some tampons come with an applicator to help insert a tampon. Natracare’s are made with biodegradable cardboard. Twist the two applicator halves to make ready to push, then press the bottom half upwards to push the tampon out through the top of the applicator. Some people prefer applicator tampons as a simple, more hands-free way to use tampons.

Q: “Which absorbency should I choose?”

Always go for the lowest absorbency that you need. During your period, you may find you use different absorbencies because your flow is lighter at the beginning or end of your period.

Q: “How often should I change my tampon?”

It’s important to change your tampons regularly, every 4-6 hours, and alternate between using tampons and pads. It is not recommended that you wear a tampon when you are sleeping because you will most likely be leaving it in too long. Read the instruction leaflet found in the tampon packs for how to use tampons safely to avoid risks associated with Toxic Shock Syndrome (TSS).

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Product Certifications

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Soil Association Organic

Natracare regular applicator tampons are certified organic. Made with 100% organic cotton certified to the Global Organic Textile Standards (GOTS) by The Soil Association.

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MADE SAFE® Certified

Made Safe guarantees our tampons are non-toxic. This trustworthy seal ensures products are made with safe ingredients and processes not known or suspected to harm human health.

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Vegan Approved

Natracare regular applicator tampons are suitable for vegans and vegetarians. Natracare does not use animal testing or derived ingredients in any product or process.