Reducing waste at home
Babies are expensive, and you can save money and help the environment at the same time by using washable nappies.
Modern reusable nappies are just like a disposable. They come in many styles and sizes. They are easy to wash and don’t need soaking. Using them can save up to £500 compared to disposables, and could save more than a tonne of waste. That’s important when over 600,000 babies are born in the UK each year! New styles are launched and reviewed on Mumsnet all the time.
Ssecond-hand washable nappies are also available. Two good places to look are: