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Are Disposable Diapers Really That Bad?

February 23, 2011

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Disposable diapers

The other day a friend of mine made a comment that made my stomach turn. I LUUUUUUUV Pampers. I don’t care how much dioxin they have in ’em. Bold statement.  Sarcasm? Maybe.  Defense of a system she knows is bad? Most likely. Disposable diapers not labled as “unbleached” or “bleached with peroxide” contain Dioxin.  Dioxin […]

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Disposable Diapers: Environmental Time Bomb

July 11, 2008

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This photo explains it all. Courtesy of http://www.thenaturalbabyco.com/diaper-experts/are-diapers-biodegradable/

Last night instead of watching my usual HGTV or TLC, I got caught up in a show on The History Channel called The Works. The title of the show was “Garbage”. “Garbage” centered around a New York City landfill and described how landfills are made, how they are filled, and how they are used after […]

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