Around 26% of the female population uses Sanitary napkins during periods. Others are still using rags, sandbags, dry leaves, and other unhygienic products during the menstruation cycle. Using the sanitary napkin substitute can be unawareness of hygienic napkins or no sanitary napkin in the area. While doctors advised that it is essential to maintain Menstrual hygiene during periods.
Studies revealed that a single woman who uses a sanitary napkin during periods generates 125kg of non-biodegradable menstruation waste throughout the year. Today’s sanitary napkins are made of plastics. One Sanitary Napkin takes 500 to 800 years to decompose. Thus the generation of such not biodegradable waste will lead to environmental hazards.
Unbelievable, isn’t it?
Stree Sanman is working continuously to remove the stigma about periods. They are creating an awareness regarding the importance of maintaining menstruation hygiene during periods. Stree Sanman is installing a Sanitary Napkin Vending machine to ensure that every woman gets easy access to sanitary napkins during women. Even if she forgets to carry her sanitary napkin during her periods, Stree Sanman sanitary napkin vending machine will not give her a chance of worrying about it.
Stree Sanman is working for women and is making continuous efforts to reduce the wastage that a woman generates during her periods. So they have launched Stree Sanman Sanitary Napkin Smokeless Incinerators to dispose of the used sanitary napkin in just one press of the button. The ashes generated can be used as a fertilizer.
Let’s join hands to create a safe and hygienic place for women and serve women’s dignity.