Any individual with small start-up capital can initiate this
business as a home based also. Cotton buds are short spindle
with one or both ends coated with absorbent cotton padding.
People use the buds for various cosmetic and personal
hygiene tasks, particularly for cleaning the ear.
License & Registration: Cotton buds manufacturing you will need
to register your business first with Register Of Companies. For small
scale unit, register as One Person Company. If you want to start a
large scale unit, you may go for LLP, Pvt. Ltd or Ltd. Co.
Obtain Trade license from the local authority. Register
your business as SSI Unit. Apply for Vat Registration.
Raw Material & Process: Main item is the spindle or stick.
It forms the body of the buds. Secondly, the absorbent
material coated onto the spindle ends. And the third item
is the packaging. It contains the cotton buds.
There are wood make, rolled papers and extruded plastic.
These items come with different specifications depending
on the intended use. Personal care products are fairly small
and lightweight and are only about 3 in (75 mm) long.
Cotton is most often used as an end covering for buds because
of its absorbent properties, fiber strength, and low cost.
You can blend the cotton with other fibrous materials. Rayon
are the best item you can blend with cotton.
You will need to pack the cotton buds with a clear plastic
pet with several varieties as per requirement. Or it can be
done with pouch packing also for a smaller quantity.
Cotton Buds Making Machine:
Variety of machines is available in the market. As per quality
and output requirement, need to choose the right machinery.
These automatic machines come with packaging system also.
These automatic machines with packaging system adopt PLC program
control, the use of a closed air drying technology. Motor controlling
vacuum suction robotic automated packaging equipment to complete
the packaging link from the open bite, chopped cotton, molding,
drying to packaging one-stop process. It is more convenient and
cheaper than simple independent package table.