Finding A "Green" Pad Is A Bloody Tough Job

Environmental news blog Grist has a review of eco-minded feminine products » 11/10/08 2:30pm 11/10/08 2:30pm. According to the story, the average woman will menstruate for about 40 years (ugh) and use about 16,800 sanitary pads or tampons, which is 250 to 300 pounds of waste. In the U.S., 12 billion pads and 7 billion tampons are disposed of annually.…