The Hospital Underpad is adisposable nonwoven product used at hospitals and as well as at home. Thisproduct is used where continuous or intermittent absorbing of fluid isrequired. These products are very popular in all developed countries and in India; they are imported for retailing purpose. However, their application is limited dueto lack of knowledge about the benefits of such products.
Evena much-conserved estimate shows that the project is quite attractive and worthconsidering machine, raw material and technical knowledge is available. TheIndian market is quite huge and as per reports available, there is nomanufacturer of this product in India. A huge market, great potential andexcellent profit margin. The product can even compete with China imports. To read more,
Theauthor of this article B. S. Pancholi, is Senior Scientific officer at MANTRA- Man Made Textiles Research Association, Surat, India.