Sanitary pad, accessibility and sustainability study

2013
Page count
10
pages
Description

This study reviews the product design process in identifying sustainable solutions to providing sanitary care for girls. It assesses the acceptability of locally produced sanitary alternatives among primary and secondary schoolgirls in rural Uganda where three cloth pads, one disposable product made out of papyrus, and individually-sized incinerators were tested.

Publish date
Authors
L. Scott
P. Montgomery
L. Steinfield
C. Dolan
S. Dopson
Language of publication
English
Region/Country
Region
Global
Sub-Saharan Africa
Country
Uganda
Sector