One of the main reasons why that parents choose to use single-use nappies is because they don’t want poo in their washing machine. Parents who feel...
As long as recycling is seen as a solution, instead of a last resort, then the recycling of single-use nappies is a worrying trend that will stand in the way of the essentials - reduction and reuse.
There’s a lot floating around the internet about the do and don’ts of washable nappies. At Baba+Boo we have nine year’s experience of trouble-shoot...
By using reusable nappies, you're in the ten per cent. You're a change maker, an influencer, an early adopter of modern cloth nappies. But just because we're asking you to be proud, we're not asking you to be loud. Sometimes gentle is better.
People think they are saving water by using single-use nappies. But that’s not true. Washing three loads of nappies a week uses about 200 litres of water. Manufacturing enough single-use nappies for a week? 1,550 litres.
A Facebook hang-out mum introduced herself to the group this week by confessing to having 27 wet bags. Which we totally get. Really, does anyone JU...
"Did you know that when people quote 'facts' that reusables nappies are nearly as bad for the environment as single use, then they are usually quoting an Environment Agency report? Find out how you can reply when people throw these 'facts' at you - and why it's vital that the Environment Agency updates its report.
Reusable nappies are kinder to your pocket as well as the planet. They work just as well – and often better than - single use nappies. So if we can be so easily convinced that single use nappies are so great, then what other baby ‘essentials’ do we use without questioning if they really are better – or even necessary?
"No, I am not ‘good’. I am not a martyr who toils under the weight of a dreadful chore simply so I can ‘do my bit’ to save the planet. I am a really busy parent who has used reusable and single-use nappies; and who knows that, without doubt, reusable nappies are the easier, cheaper option."
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