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Cloth nappies can save 40% carbon emissions, EA report reveals

Re-usable cloth nappies can save 40% carbon emissions over disposables new research by the Environment Agency reveals.But carbon emissions will only be saved if cloth nappies are washed in a fully loaded washing machine or line dried outside whenever possible. An updated lifecycle assessment study for disposable and reusable nappies examines the environmental impacts of two systems. The report analyses the environmental impacts of a child using disposable nappies ...