Earth Friendly Flushable Diapers
No more is there only the choice of cloth or disposable diapers. Who would have thought that years ago, there would be biodegradable, earth friendly
diapers? What a mouthful! Even though my boys are out of diapers, I was intrigued by these new diapers, so off I went researching and found out
some interesting facts about these new types of diapers, boy how things change!
Would you be surprised to know that 50 million disposable diapers enter the landfill every day, where they sit for up to 500 years!! You'd be amazed
how much baby poop from disposable diapers ends up in the landfill where the potential health risk and ground water contamination from viruses and
bacteria in feces are real threats.
Flushable Earth Friendly Diapers contain inserts break down and sends everything to the wastewater treatment facility where it can be treated safely
with the rest of our human waste and where valuable nutrients can be recovered.
Because Earth Friendly Diapers are flushable, they don't have to end up in a landfill. They go down the toilet. That means no over-flowing garbage
cans and no smelly diaper pail full of poopy diapers in your baby's room.
If flushing is not your thing, you can do home composting, which many people are finding a great way of recycling their garden and green waste at
home, you can add the urine soiled (the wet ones) flushables into the mix. In 50-150 days they'll completely decompose becoming a welcome addition
to your garden. Now that's a sustainable diaper system. NOTE: NEVER COMPOST THE POOPY ONES! THEY MUST BE FLUSHED!!!
Diaper Rash is mainly caused by skin wetness and allergic reactions. Urinary wetness raises the skin pH and make the skin sensitive to additives. This
intensifies with stool enzymes and other irritants that inflame the skin. By using Earth Friendly Diapers or Chlorine Free Diapers this lessens the
irritants on your babies skin to reduce Diaper Rash.
Earth Friendly Diapers that are plastic free are breathable and reduce wetness. Plastic holds in th