Innovation Allows Indian Women to ‘Make Their Own’ Pads

  Arunachalam Muruganantham, a married man from India, has invented a machine that allows women to make their own menstrual pads from raw materials. The drive behind this invention came when he realized that his wife needed to purchase pads every month, but could not afford to do so and instead was forced to reuse a “soiled rag”. In fact, …

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