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Ella pads: A feminine hygiene product from garments factory scraps

Ella Pad Exhibition at the American Center, Dhaka

Two weeks long exhibition of Ella Pad held at Edward M. Kennedy Center (American Center), Dhaka from December 23, 2018 to January 5, 2019. Hundreds of audience gathered at the exhibition place, which was opened from 10.00 am to 8.00 pm every day. During the exhibition, two discussion events were organized where experts from the

Ella Alliance Launched

Initiative to promote low-cost sanitary napkin launched Negligence in female menstrual hygiene costs 200 mn workdays a year UNB NEWS Saturday 11 August, 2018 06:36:50 pm Dhaka, Aug 11 (UNB)-  Speakers at a programme on Thursday urged for promoting affordable and sustainable sanitary napkin products for marginalized women to protect them from infectious diseases. The

Ella Founder with MIT Team

Ella Founder with MIT Team Mamunur Rahman, Founder of Ella pad, worked at D-Lab of Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) to conduct research on developing and diversifying the Ella pad. Being a Visiting Humphrey Fellow, Mamunur intensively worked with high profile team of material engineers, product designers, circular economy experts. In addition to do his research

Ela leading to Redesign Future Fashion

It is estimated that more than USD 500 billion of value is lost every year due to clothing underutilization and the lack of recycling at global level (McAurther 2018) while Bangladesh alone is loosing of USD 4 billion.  Total greenhouse gas emissions from textiles production are 1.2 billion tons annually and a lion share from