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Makapads

MakaPads are sanitary pads made from papyrus and paper waste.

Makapads

Primary Function: MakaPads provide effective, low-cost protection to every girl and woman.

Targeted Beneficiaries: Women and girls without access to affordable sanitary napkins.

Need Addressed: MakaPads protect women from health problems and discrimination and can help to reduce the high rate of early school leavers among girls.

Uniqueness: Made of papyrus and paper waste, the fibers are beaten, dried and softened using no electricity. They are assembled with a moisture barrier and mesh covering.

Dimensions: N/A

User Requirements: MakaPads can be purchased with or without an adhesive that slips into knickers with special elastics to hold the pad in place. One pad can be used for 8 to 10 hours.

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Approximate Cost: 0,53 US per pack (10 pads)

Makapads

MakaPads are sanitary pads made from papyrus and paper waste.

A Community Enterprise Solutions Group Resource | 2012