is also estimated that disposable nappies take 500 years to
decompose. Therefore, reusing nappies can save a lot of waste!
Go Real, who
organise 'Real Nappy Week' believe you can save
£500 by converting to real nappies, which is a nice
'Real Nappy Week' is a great time to start your real
nappy quest, and it runs from 26 April - 2 May. There
are events being held across the UK, where you can find out more. Some
retailers are also offering great discounts on real nappies. For further
details about Real Nappies and the week long campaign visit:
Using real nappies isn't for everyone. They can take time to wash and
dry (especially in the winter if you haven't got a tumble dryer!) .
are a range of eco-disposable nappies now on offer, which have no bleaching
agents to pollute the environment, and use fewer chemicals reducing
the amount of harmful waste products. Some of these eco-disposable nappies
are now available in a few supermarkets and retailers. You'll find a
wider range online.