University of Utah Engineers Develop World’s First 100-Percent Biodegradable, Yet Comfortable Maxi Pad

Each year, nearly 20 billion sanitary pads, tampons and applicators are dumped into North American landfills every year, and it takes centuries for them to biodegrade inside plastic bags, according to a 2016 Harvard Business School report. Additionally, it requires high amounts of fossil fuel energy to produce the plastic for these products, resulting in a large carbon footprint. Continue reading University of Utah Engineers Develop World’s First 100-Percent Biodegradable, Yet Comfortable Maxi Pad

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NAWBO-LA and Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce Presents: 2017 Small Business Awards

The Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce has championed the needs of the business community and the citizens it serves through a period of raw, brilliant boosterism to a continuing era of sophisticated national influence.

The L.A. Area Chamber represents…

More than 1,650 members
More than 650,000 employees
Small, medium and large-sized companies
Businesses from more than 35 industry sectors
Businesses from across Los Angeles County
The interests of more than 235,000 businesses in L.A. County

And, each year we deliver…
> More than 40,000 referrals to member companies
120 plus business and professional development programs
More than 25 advocacy and signature events
Nearly 100 graduates participating in our civic leadership programs
More than 10,000 job opportunities and internships for L.A. youth

Click here to register for this event!

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