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Listen: Period Products Could Soon Become Available, For Free, In Public Buildings.

: 20/01/2021 - 16:48

Period products could soon be available for free in schools, colleges and public buildings.

The Labour Party has introduced a bill to the Seanad based on a Scottish law to combat period poverty.

According to Plan International, 50 percent of Irish woman have struggled to afford period products.

Labour Senator Rebecca Moynihan says that they are a basic hygiene product:

newstalk1434674.mp3, by Ciara Plunkett

File image: Rebecca Moynihan/Labour.ie

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