FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Do your products contain any chemicals?
Unlike some conventional products, TOM Organic tampons are made with 100% organic cotton, nothing else. Our pads are made with organic cotton and plant-based materials. We do not use SAP, synthetic materials, chemical bleaching or hard plastics in any of our products.
Are your products biodegradable?
Yes, all of our products are biodegradable. Some elements of our packaging are not biodegradable and can be recycled via REDcycle. Visit redcycle.net.au to find your nearest drop-off point.
Please ensure you are always disposing of your sanitary items hygienically in sanitary bins or your own waste bin at home.
Do you test your products on animals?
No. All of our products are vegan and cruelty free.
Why don’t you use Australian cotton in your products?
Due to our climate challenges, it’s not possible to source certified organic cotton in Australia.
We only source our cotton from certified organic farms with the highest standards. All cotton farms we work with have been through strict auditing processes to be certified by the Australian Certified Organic (ACO) body.
Where are your pads and tampons made?
All of our products are made to the highest standards in the EU.
Why do you use plastic in your packaging?
Your health and the integrity of our products is our number one priority which is why we’ve made the decision to use tamper proof plastic in our packaging. We are constantly innovating and looking for ways to reduce our environmental footprint.