Video - Cotton vs. Wood Pulp
Cotton vs. Wood Pulp
The absorbent core of nearly all sanitary pads, including other natural brands, is made from Wood Pulp. Wood Pulp comes from trees and it’s overly abused use in many products is leading to deforestation. It is also a common irritant for many women. Maxim Hygiene was the first line of 100% Cotton Sanitary Pads on the US market. Cotton by nature is hypoallergenic, softer and more absorbent than wood pulp. This video explains how to tell the difference between the two fibers.