Resources: Organizations, Books, Alternative Products
Citizens Clearinghouse for Hazardous Waste,
P.O. Box 6806, Falls Church, VA
22040. Tel: 703-237-2249.
8585 N. 76th Place,
Milwaukee, Wl 53223.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
The FDA Center for Devices and
Radiological Health has an on-line fact
Sheet entitled "Tampons and Asbestos,
Dioxin and Toxic Shock Syndrome",
which can be located by the search
engine on the general FDA website.
The Curse: confronting the last
unmentionable taboo: menstruation.
By Karen Houppert. New York: Ferrar,
Straus and Giroux, 1999.
Whitewash: exposing the health and
environmental dangers of women's
sanitary products and disposable
diapers—what you can do about it.
By Liz Armstrong and Adrienne Scott.
Toronto: HarperCollins, 1992.
Alternative product manufacturers
PO Box 12648
Portland, Oregon 97212
Toll Free 1.800.799.4523
Tel: 503.282.0436, Fax: 503.284.9883
Health Keeper Inc.
83 Stonegate Drive
Kitchener, Ontario, Canada N2A 2Y8