Defender Radio and The Switch

Dr. Elisabeth Ormandy, Executive Director of Canadian Society for Humane Science, UBC professor, lecturer and zero waste enthusiast joins The Switch to share her insights on ecofriendly menstrual products, including silicone cups, washable pads and underwear and more. 

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Direct download: The_Switch_-_003_-_Ecofriendly_Menstrual_Products_Elisabeth_Ormandy.mp3
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