Ruth Pads for Organizations
Did you know?
1 in 3
1 in 3 Canadian menstruators under the age of 25 struggle to afford menstrual products.
86% of menstruators started their period unexpectedly in public without having the supplies they need.
Traditional period products are made with up to 90% plastic.
Ruth makes period accessibility eco-friendly
Kenaf FibreKenaf fibre production has a carbon footprint 5.3x less than cotton and a water footprint nearly 3x smaller than cotton.
Starch-based BioplasticRenewable materials that require less greenhouse gas emissions to produce than regular plastic (polyethylene and polypropylene).
Ruth pads are perfect for
How to Order
2. Once we receive your form, we will be in touch via email to arrange a quick call to understand your needs.
3. We chat, we discuss your period product needs, we get excited! We’ll then curate a custom quote and package to suit your organization’s needs.
Traditional pads are 90% plastic and 10% cotton, containing the same amount of plastic as 4 plastic bags in a single menstrual pad. Ruth pads are made from 93% renewable, bio-based materials, including kenaf fibre, bamboo fibre, cellulose, and starch based bioplastic.
Kenaf is renewable, eco-friendly, energy and resource efficient, high quality fibre. Kenaf fibre production has a carbon footprint 5.3x less than cotton and a water footprint nearly 3x smaller than cotton.
We currently have our pads manufactured in India because the natural fibres used in our products are sourced there locally.
Not at the moment, but if you would like dispenser-compatible packaging, we’re open to a conversation!