Kao on the ISS: Washing Without Getting Wet
Two products from Kao will be flying into space soon.
According to the company, the 3D Space Shampoo Sheet for washing scalp and hair and the Space Laundry Sheet for cleaning clothes were selected for the International Space Station (ISS). Both products are non-woven fabric sheets that are impregnated with cleaning ingredients. They can be used without water. The manufacturer states that the products can also have applications in times of or regions with water shortages. The 3D Space Shampoo Sheet and the Space Laundry Sheet reportedly are scheduled to be used on board of the ISS in 2022. Further information ...