I resisted the urge to put ‘simple swaps’ because they’re not always simple. It’s a worthwhile but challenging endeavour to switch to low waste alternatives. It often requires planning, preparation and restraint, all of which can induce decision fatigue in … Read the rest
Reusable nappies are an instant win for those wishing to reduce waste, reduce plastics and reduce exposure to harmful chemicals.
Individuals who consider all aspects of reducing waste may feel they have more control over factors that do make reusable … Read the rest
The Environment Agency (2008). An Updated lifecycle assessment for disposable and reusable nappies. EA, Defra and Wrap. Environment Agency. Accessed 29.08.19 https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/an-updated-lifecycle-assessment-for-disposable-and-reusable-nappies
This is a comprehensive and robust study from Defra. The over-arching summary of this report is that … Read the rest