Think your diaper
choice doesn't have an impact?
1 Baby (using 4 disposable diapers a
day over 3 yrs) uses:
*1,898 pints of crude oil
*715lbs of plastic
*500+ years to break down in our landfills
The sources for the facts listed above are the following: Sierra Club, Californians Against Waste, Rhode Island Solid Waste Management Agency, Lehrberguer Report on the Impact of Diapers on the Environment, Greenpeace, Environmental Defense Fund, Center for Policy Alternatives. **2007 EPA Municipal Solid Waste Fact and Figures page 81