JOHANNESBURG - Former Miss World Rolene Strauss has commended the launch of a project which has developed biodegradable and cost-effective Sanitary pads made by Sanitary napkin production line for underprivileged women.The Miss World organisation revealed the project at Liliesleaf Farm in Rivonia on Monday night.
Strauss, who was Miss World 2014 and a former Miss SA, has told Eyewitness News that the new project which will make sanitary pads manufactured by women Sanitary napkin machine more accessible for women worldwide and is one that is close to her heart.She was joined by reigning Miss World Manushi Chhilar at the launch of the product which will be produced by machinery created by India-based Aakar Innovations.
She says that as a female medical doctor, female hygiene is an important issue that the project will address."I already know that there is such a big need and that it is very important for young women to know that their bodies are wonderful just the way they are and that there's nothing to be ashamed of."
Aakar Innovations CEO Jaydeep Mandal says that the machinery will be used by women living in villages and pads will cost up to R15 per pack once available.The pads have been designed to decompose within a few days and the first machine to produce them will be placed in Nelson Mandela's hometown Mveko as part of the celebration of his centenary.
Sanitary napkin produced by lady sanitary pad making machine on the market from the surface material, mainly divided into dry and soft cotton.How to choose according to individual constitution and physiology period characteristic, among them knowledge is not small.
Dry mesh sanitary pads use a chemical fiber material called "perforating film", which features faster water penetration but may increase the risk of allergies.The cotton net surface is mostly non-woven, extracted from cotton, more natural, soft, suitable for the majority of women.
The skin is sensitive should choose the product of soft surface of cotton, avoid allergy and excessive friction.However, if you need to travel and travel by car for a long time, you can use a dry surface to accelerate the absorption of blood, so as to reduce the feeling of humidity and heat and reduce the risk of infection.