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  • Article: Buying Tampons for Staff and Constituents Just Got Easier on Capitol Hill
    Water & Sanitation

    Buying Tampons for Staff and Constituents Just Got Easier on Capitol Hill

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 15, 2019

    They can be conveniently purchased in the House’s office supply store. Read more

  • Article: This Teen Wrote a Bill to End Period Poverty in Schools
    Water & Sanitation

    This Teen Wrote a Bill to End Period Poverty in Schools

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 12, 2019

    Her state's senate will vote on free menstrual products in New Hampshire schools this week. Read more

  • Article: This Program Puts 'Menstrual Hygiene Warriors' in India's Schools
    Water & Sanitation

    This Program Puts 'Menstrual Hygiene Warriors' in India's Schools

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 11, 2019

    “We can do all that we want to do during periods.” Read more

  • Article: Flushing the Toilet Is the First Step to Creating These New Eco-Friendly Bricks
    Water & Sanitation

    Flushing the Toilet Is the First Step to Creating These New Eco-Friendly Bricks

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Madeleine Keck|Feb. 7, 2019

    Bricks made from human waste are simultaneously treating sewage sludge and improving sustainability. Read more

  • Article: There’s Finally a Period Emoji
    Water & Sanitation

    There’s Finally a Period Emoji

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 6, 2019

    After a nearly two-year campaign, a blood drop is hitting keyboards soon. Read more

  • Article: Period Poverty: Everything You Need to Know
    Water & Sanitation

    Period Poverty: Everything You Need to Know

    By Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 5, 2019

    It is a global sanitation issue affecting boys and girls around the world. Read more

  • Article: Billions Rely on Himalayan Glaciers for Water. But They're Disappearing.
    Water & Sanitation

    Billions Rely on Himalayan Glaciers for Water. But They're Disappearing.

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Feb. 5, 2019

    “This is the climate crisis you haven’t heard of.” Read more

  • Article: Drought or Water Mismanagement? Australia Struggles Through Another Mass Fish Kill
    Water & Sanitation

    Drought or Water Mismanagement? Australia Struggles Through Another Mass Fish Kill

    Jan. 31, 2019

    Hundreds of thousands of dead fish were discovered floating in Australia this week. Read more