Sarah West emphasizes the need to choose nappies made from sustainable materials.

“Plant-based materials like cotton, bamboo and hemp are considered more environmentally friendly – however it’s best to avoid non-organic cotton, as it requires high amounts of fertilizer, pesticide and water to produce.”

In Sarah’s opinion, the most environmentally friendly choice is reusable nappies.

“Taking steps such as buying second-hand, using on multiple children, and air-drying wherever possible all help to reduce the environmental impact.”

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