International Sani-Fem, Inc. was established in 1977, with the very first Freshettes being sold that same year. The product has been patented twice as the design evolved and improved based on feedback and suggestions from women all over the world.
The Freshette has been featured in various magazines, blogs and travel books, including:
- Europe Through The Back Door; Rick Steves
- How To Shit In The Woods; Kathleen Meyer, 1st - 4th editions, 1989, 1994, 2011, 2020
- How to Pee Standing Up: Tips for Hip Chicks; Anna Skinner, 2003
- Car Living Your Way: Stories and Practical Tips From Those Who Have Been Down the Road; AJ Heim, 2001
Sani-fem® and Freshette® are registered trademarks of International Sani-fem,® Inc.