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Get to know about Saathi Pads , an Indian climate tech startup, from the snapshot at the India Climate Tech 100 startups

Saathi Pads


100% biodegradable sanitary pads from banana fibers

  • Biodegradable, comfortable, non toxic and affordable pads
  • Subsidize pads for underserved people in rural India
  • Improves menstrual health in India



  • Saathi uses banana fibre instead of chlorine-bleached wood pulp or cotton
  • Cradle-to-cradle approach helps to minimise waste and maximise environmental impact

  • Bioprocessing
  • Kristin Kagetsu, Co-Founder

    Tarun Bothra, Co-Founder

    • Upcycling agricultural waste
    • Biodegradable sanitary pads
    • Waste into biodegradable pads


    Saathi Pads


    Saathi - Impact Sustainability Award - Not Impossible Award Winner

    Biodegradable sanitary pads made from banana fibers | Saathi | HT Summit 2017

    More about Saathi Pads from the web

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