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The Indian sanitary pad revolutionary

High school drop out Arunachalam Muruganantham has helped bring cheap sanitary pads to rural India, and a way for women to earn money, by inventing a simple machine to make them - but it nearly cost him his marriage.

http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-26260978


Date: 2014-03-08 01:52 pm (UTC)
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I was going to say, "Cloth pads are more comfy and less wasteful," but then I realized that they might have to hand wash them. This solution is sheer genius!

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