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
  • Car Living Your Way: Stories and Practical Tips From Those Who Have Been Down the Road; AJ Heim, 2001

International Sani-fem® Inc., Sani-fem® and Freshette® are registered trademarks of International Sani-fem® Inc.