thatsmealright (thatsmealright) wrote in menstrual_cups,
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Waste Comparisons

I know this is preaching to the choir, but I thought it would be kind of a cool visual to have. I hope this is okay to post.

In a DAY, here is how much waste is produced by different sanitary products (I know different women go through different amounts of disposables, but you get the idea.):


Cup + Cloth Liner
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o.b. Super Plus tampon (no applicator) + Carefree pantyliner: let’s say you go through 4 a day.
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Natracare Super Plus tampon (cardboard applicator) + Carefree pantyliner:
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Tampax Pearl Super Plus tampon (plastic applicator + Carefree pantyliner:
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Always Ultrathin Pad (let’s say you use 6 a day):
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