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Nappies: which are best - disposables or reusables?

5 monthes ago   |   By The Guardian

Parents have to make decisions about convenience, price and environmental impact. We look at the relative costs and ethics on the types of nappies available The average baby gets through 4,000 disposable nappies by the time they're potty-trained, costing families £400 a year and creating the equivalent of half a tonne of carbon dioxide. Most toddlers are out of nappies - during the day, at least - by the time they're two-and-a-half, by which point parents will have spent £1,000-plus on disposable nappies and upwards of £250 on the associated paraphernalia such as baby wipes, nappy bags and...
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