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How ethical is Selenacare?

Selenacare is a brand of period products which has a good score on The Good Shopping Guide’s Ethical Period Products Ratings Table.

With an above-benchmark GSG score, Selenacare can be considered an ethical brand. Selenacare hasn’t yet applied for Ethical Accreditation, but its high score would mean that if it did, it would be able to display The Good Shopping Guide’s Ethical Mark.

We encourage other companies in the Ethical Period Products sector to follow Selenacare’s example and adopt more ethical policies and practices.

What does Selenacare do?

Selenacare designed medical grade silicone menstrual cups in response to the waste associated with menstruation. It was first launched in Germany, Austria and Switzerland in 2017 and the range now includes menstrual underwear.

In which areas does Selenacare perform well?

Selenacare gets a top score for its Environmental Report as the brand has an ‘Our Mission’ page with information about the brand’s aim of combating menstrual product waste. Selenacare is also awarded a top rating for Animal Welfare and Vegetarian as its products are certified by The Vegan Society and it has an ATP Statement on its website.

Selenacare has GOTS certified underwear so Selenacare gets a top score for Organic. We found no criticisms of Selenacare relating to; GM, Nuclear Power, Fossil Fuels, Armaments, Irresponsible Marketing or Political Donations, therefore the brand scores well for these criteria. Find out more about how we rate.

What can Selenacare do to improve its score?

The above benchmark score that Selenacare is awarded on The Good Shopping Guide’s Ethical Period Products Ratings Table is the result of an evaluation of multiple ethical criteria.

As Selenacare already receives a top score in the Ethical Period Products sector, we encourage it to get in touch and apply for Ethical Accreditation, after which Selenacare will be offered the use of The Good Shopping Guide Ethical Mark.

Were you aware that your brand could benefit from Ethical Accreditation? If accredited by The Good Shopping Guide, brands can display our Ethical Mark, showcasing to consumers that it is an ethical and sustainable supplier. If you’re interested in learning more, please contact us or complete a Free Initial Assessment form.

Ethical performance in category


GSG score


GSG category benchmark


Ethical Rating


  • Environmental Report


  • Genetic Modification


  • Organic


  • Nuclear Power


  • Fossil Fuels



  • Animal Welfare


  • Vegetarian/Vegan Verified



  • Armaments


  • Irresponsible Marketing


  • Political Donations



  • Ethical Accreditation


  • Public Record Criticisms


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