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Pippa Hudson speaks to Sally Fouche of Fancypants Products on the line from KZN and in studio is Joanne Austin, a founding member of Mother Nature products.

They are all about washable cloth nappies.

Disposable nappies generate 1 ton of waste per baby says Joanne.

The disposable nappy is not biodegradable

This is an industry that is not regulated....they do not have to state what is in their nappies.

Joanne Austin, founding member of Mother Nature products.

Sally says the nappy rash from an early age sparked her interest in finding alternatives to disposable nappies.

Sometimes though a disposable nappy is convenient and so there are some better choices. There is biodegradable eco-friendly disposable nappy that they sell made by Bambo Nature

Having a baby? Take a listen to help you make a decision:

This article first appeared on CapeTalk : [LISTEN] The pros and cons of using reusable nappies

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