How to remove the smell of reusable sanitary napkins?
If your waterproof and washable underpads are particularly pungent or smell of urine after the wash cycle, try soaking them in a mixture of water and baking soda and/or tea tree oil for several hours.
Are washable incontinence pads worth the extra work?
Over time, washable incontinence pads can save a lot of money, especially in healthcare settings, and they are better for the environment because disposable incontinence pads can cause landfill problems.
How much urine can the incontinence pad hold?
An adult bladder usually holds approximately 550 milliliters (one pint) of urine. Most people will feel the need to empty the bladder when the bladder is half full, so the amount of urine discharged at a time is about one cup. According to the size of the flow, light or heavy liner can be selected. Absorbent pads with a mass between 5 ounces and 10 ounces can hold several times the amount of urine that may be discharged at one time.
What size waterproof bottom pet pads do I need for my bed?
It depends on the size of the bed and the person. Typical sizes include double size 18×24, full size 24×26, large 30×36, extra large 34×36, and California extra large 36×42.
Patient sliding sheets are also used in healthcare because they are ideal for transferring patients to another bed.