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Choosing Your Nappy System

Friday, 24 July 2015
Master Nappy Advice Issues Document

Those of us who are familiar with cloth nappies often forget that the jargon can be confusing and intimidating, and that there is a real risk of people sticking with disposables just because the alternative seems so foreign. Remember, however, that cloth nappies are not harder than disposables, just different. Before looking at the different issues affecting your advice, I have therefore set out a list of the key terms.

Thursday, 23 July 2015
Parts of a Nappy System

There is a massive diversity of cloth nappy styles, this can make then seem more complex than they really are. That’s what this website is all about, and why we encourage you to let us give you advice and hold your hand while you make your decision. If you are new to the idea of using a washable cloth nappy system then I will briefly explain the different parts.

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Which Reusable Nappies To Choose?

There is no simple answer to this, it all depends on your circumstances and your priorities. These are my suggestions for how to choose the right nappy system first time. Contact The Nappy Lady for tailored advice specific to your circumstances!

Thursday, 23 April 2015
Nappy Laundry Services

If you are back at work, a nappy laundry service might suit you better than washing your own nappies, simply because it is one less chore to have to think about. You have to balance the cost with the effort saved, and decide whether this is a price worth paying for you.

Thursday, 23 April 2015
Revised Cloth Nappy Lifecycle Report 2008

In 2008 the Environmental Agency published a revised life cycle analysis study into the environmental impacts of using shaped cloth nappies and disposable nappies. The report shows that, in contrast to the use of disposable nappies, it is consumers' behaviour after purchase that determines most of the impacts from reusable nappies.

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How to avoid a large upfront cost

I can advise you on how to split your order into a number of smaller parcels which build up to make a complete nappy system. If you've already had a recommendation from me please ask via My Messages about this. If you haven't had a recommendation yet please fill in our nappy advice questionnaire and i will write one for you.

Wednesday, 22 April 2015
Buying and Selling Second Hand Nappies

Some people are really surprised but there is a very popular second hand cloth nappy market.

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