Stiftung Warentest: Can menstrual cups keep up with tampons?

Stiftung Warentest
These tampons and menstrual cups are convincing – and these are not

Stiftung Warentest compared tampons and menstrual cups.


Ten menstrual cups and 19 tampons were tested – with mostly good results. However, the testers found pollutants in one product.

Menstrual cups are becoming increasingly popular with women. They are sustainable and inexpensive – but are they also uncomplicated to use? This is what Stiftung Warentest found out when comparing 19 menstrual products.

10 tampons, 19 menstrual cups and a clear result

Among other things, comfort and use were rated by at least 20 women per product – most of them were convincing. You can find out in the video which products were rated the best and which were only rated “Satisfactory”.

Source used: spotonnews


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