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Fact sheet on disposable nappies (Nov10)

One of the most difficult eco-decisions I’ve had to make is whether to use cloth or disposable nappies.  I chose disposables.  Given that I’m a big campaigner on reducing waste, this might seem surprising.  But my view was that the environmental differences between the two products were not so great – and disposables performed better.  And over the last 12 years, since my youngest child was born, there have been a significant reduction in materials used in nappies – as with Pampers Active Fit.   Procter & Gamble, who make Pampers, asked me to write a leaflet on the issue, giving my views on this controversial issue. Nappies Fact Sheet 

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