Disposable nappies: What’s their environmental cost?

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Disposable nappies have been in the firing line at the Conservative Party conference, as Environment Secretary Michael Gove hinted at a future ban.

He later clarified his comments to say that nappies wouldn’t be banned but suggested they could be part of plans to “tackle waste better”.

So what is the environmental cost of single-use nappies?

 

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