Have You Ever Heard About Eco-Friendly Sanitary Pads? Find Out
Menstruation is a normal and healthy part of life, and yet girls and women in India go through extreme struggles to manage their period every month. A large chunk of the India population believes this natural cycle to be a ?curse,? ?impure? and ?dirty?, among other things. According to census 2011 population data, about 336 million girls and women in India are of reproductive age and menstruate for 2-7 days, every month. About 121 million (roughly 36 percent) women are using sanitary napkins, locally or commercially produced.