Reusable Eco Nappies
Plastic free reusable nappies, fun and playful designs.
These are undoubtedly convenient for busy parents, though they have damaging impacts to landfill and waste. Nearly 3 billion nappies are thrown away every year in the UK. About 90% end up in landfill sites.
Washable nappies are a convenient and more environmentally-friendly alternative to disposable nappies. They are likely to be much cheaper than disposables. WEN calculates the cost of real nappies for a baby’s nappy wearing life is under £70 and even taking into account the cost of washing them at home this is much cheaper than buying disposable nappies.
In addition to the environmental benefits, many mothers find that cloth nappies, especially organic ones. Are free of pesticides and synthetic chemicals. Gentler on a baby’s sensitive skin than the super absorbent chemicals, paper pulp and plastics of which disposable nappies are made.
Due to their gentler material, eco nappies are less likely to irritate the skin causing issues like nappy rash. Washable nappies like square terry nappies are not the only alternative to disposable nappies.
A great deal of effort goes into developing simple and straightforward washable nappies, there is a good choice available. There are various ranges of pre-shaped and fitted nappies with velcro or poppers for easy fastening, and waterproof covers.
Our vegan nappies are made of organic or unbleached fibre and in cheerful colours or fashion prints too!