A Mexico plastic ban is causing a tampon shortage
Location: Mexico City
(SOUNDBITE) (Spanish) SPOKESPERSON FOR MENSTRUAL RIGHTS ORGANISATION MENSTRUACION DIGNA MEXICO, ANAHI RODRIGUEZ, SAYING:
"This initiative lacked a gender perspective because they did not take into account all these women who have different realities."
Tampons with plastic applicators are disappearing from shelves
alongside other single-use plastics that are now banned
- Plastic bags