Martha Silcott

Martha Silcott is founder of FabLittleBag, a biodegradable bag as an alternative for flushing tampons and pads.


Frustration inspired me - I hated the fact that used tampons, pads, applicators etc found their way onto our beaches, I also hated the process of wrapping them up in reams of loo roll ( loo roll is not free BTW, it happens to grow on trees!) or having to smuggle them in this loo roll wad in my handbag….

I wanted a relaxed, calm confident way to dispose of my used products. It made me angry that lots of women and girls were feeling such negative feelings and embarrassment each month due to a perfectly natural process just because no-one had bothered to address disposal properly. “

Martha Silcott's Project

FabLittleBag aims to reduce aquatic pollution by providing a feel-good alternative to flushing tampons and pads – with the help of a FabLittleBag! The mission is to a) help to keep used sanitary items out of the rivers, seas and off our beaches and b) to make sanitary disposal a […]

Martha Silcott's Tweets

We've all been there, stuck in the middle of nowhere, in a hotel or even at a friends - not everywhere has sanitary bins or a safe place to dispose of your period products. FLB's help you dispose sustainably and guilt free! #travel #sustainable

Have we got a FAB deal for you today - grab our sixer pack - 125 sustainable disposal bags plus a free handy refill case for only £14.99 - saving a fabulous £2.50! #dealoftheday #sustainable #specialoffer #Offer #periods #SaveOurOcean

Happy Friday everyone, now say hello to our fab friends @SourceSupplies an awesome commercial supplier of #hygiene and #cleaning supplies. They have everything to keep you and those around you protected, and have a great range of #environmentallyfriendly products

Doing the right thing just got easy: Just Open-In-Seal & Bin with FabLittleBag! Please don't flush your products into our water system, we need to protect our oceans #madefromplants #periods #noplastic #saveouroceans

Sign Up for Updates