Recent report on research from "Women's Voices for the Earth":
"This report highlights the potential health concerns related to toxic and allergenic chemicals found in feminine care products and outlines the considerable data gaps in our knowledge about them. These products, and their ingredients, require both more research, and greater scrutiny to ensure the safety of their use."
"Test results show dioxins, furans, and pesticide residues in tampons, which have been linked to cancer, reproductive harm, and endocrine disruption. Many feminine care products contain formaldehyde-releasing preservatives, and formaldehyde is a carcinogen and a potent allergen."
Read the report: