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Table 1 pH measurement on the surface and inside the absorbent diaper core (3 diapers with triplicate readings, two independent experiments)

From: Improving diaper design to address incontinence associated dermatitis

  Mean Standard deviation
Surface pH (incontinence brief - "skin-adapted" design) 4.58 ± 0.17
pH inside the absorption core (incontinence brief - "skin-adapted" design) 6.58 ± 0.05
Surface pH (incontinence brief - standard design) 7.08 ± 0.03
pH inside the absorption core (incontinence brief - standard design) 6.69 ± 0.32