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Sanitary Napkin Printer / Printer

Sanitary Napkin Printer
Sanitary Napkin Printer

This product is designed to help women in extremely poor areas, to make sanitary napkins with materials around them, and so to solve menstrual hygiene problems. It uses plants, cotton, rags and so on as raw materials. The machine needs manually operation, after crushing and centrifuging, extracting available fibers, rolling and molding, disinfecting these steps, a clean and absorbent sanitary napkin is printed. The sliding module above the machine can choose to print a sanitary napkin or a replacement core. The material comes from nature and can be buried and degraded without polluting the environment.


Dalian Nationalities University

Dalian Minzu University
Dalian, China

Xue Hou,
Dalian Minzu University

Ying Zhao,
Dalian Minzu University

Jianan Chang,
Dalian Minzu University

Chenyi Xie,
Dalian Minzu University

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