A 60-day consultation period has been launched.
"The way we view menstrual health products is no different than toilet paper or paper towel."
Periods are a fact of life, and the code of silence that surrounds them carries a heavier toll than you might expect.
Women are disposing of tampons improperly to avoid them being seen.
Period products are usually seen as a luxury, not a necessity.
I was contacted by a journalist at CBC about Mensez Feminine lipstick I thought the product was a (bad) joke. This guy wants women to glue their labia shut so they can let out their blood when they pee out their urine.
"NOPE," said women everywhere.