Why You Should Be Buying Organic Cotton?

29 November 2018 - by Stephanie Kovero

The organic revolution has been gathering pace rapidly over the last decade, particularly with regards to one of the world’s most-used crops: cotton. Over 100,000 million tons of organic cotton were produced in 2015, with this amount set to rise.

While the ethical fashion industry is one major purveyor, organic cotton tampons and pads are another important way in which organic cotton can be harnessed. However, many women are yet to take advantage of them - only 31% of one survey’s respondents were even aware that organic/environmentally friendly feminine hygiene products existed.

Considering the benefits of organic cotton tampons and pads, beginning to invest in this area has hugely positive implications not only for the environment, but for your health.

What Exactly is So Good About Organic Cotton?

 

Most importantly, organic cotton is lacking in pesticides and other chemicals. The chemical pesticides commonly used in farming non-organic cotton are incredibly damaging to the environment.

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