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DISPOSABLE: More than a pad

In India, thousands of women are still using cloth pads for their periods. Wing Kuang and Chang He talk to Inderpreet Kaur, a student at the University of Melbourne, about her experience. 

Audio by Wing Kuang Chang He

This report was created for the Science Gallery Melbourne’s DISPOSABLE exhibition, with support from All The Best radio.

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