Advocates on ending the use of plastic disposable diapers

Pre-Polluted Plastic

Plastic pollution is toxic to human health, even babies are born pre-polluted! Why add to the problem by putting your baby in plastic, disposable diapers? read more

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Made To Mother

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Diaper Doom : This has to Change!

Each year 27.4 billion plastic disposable diapers are inserted into landfills in the U.S.
It takes one whole cup of crude oil to make just one baby’s plastic disposable diaper.
Plastic disposable diapers are the 3rd largest consumer items in landfills.
Did you know that it takes over 500 years for a single plastic disposable diaper to breakdown.

We hate to be all doom and gloom, but there’s an ecological crisis happening right under our noses and it smells like dirty diapers! Billions of plastic, disposable diapers are accumulating in our landfills and wreaking havoc with our environment. We at Diaper Doom can’t stand the stench any longer and feel it’s time to air out the disaster that is the diaper industry! It’s time for change!

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Mountainous Heaps of Garbage

American babies soil 27.4 billion plastic, disposable diapers every year. 27.4 Billion pieces of trash! Where do they go? read more

Source: Real Diaper Association // http://realdiapers.org/diaper-facts
Disheartening Diaper Rash

My baby has a rash because of his plastic, disposable diapers! read more

Source: Real Diaper Association // http://realdiapers.org/diaper-facts
Biodegradable Nightmare

They say it will take 300-500 years for a plastic, disposable diaper to decompose. Mother Earth just shuddered! read more

Source: Real Diaper Association // http://realdiapers.org/diaper-facts
Gasping for Air

Landfills don’t provide the necessary conditions for my baby’s plastic diapers to decompose.No air! No Gasp!

Oil Overload

It takes one whole cup of
crude oil to make just one of my baby’s plastic disposable diapers! That’s 238 gallons of crude oil! OMG!

Manufacturing Madness

The manufacturing of plastic, disposable diapers uses 37% more water than cloth diapers. Holy Mackeral!

A Vicious Vortex

The Pacific Trash Vortex could become as large as the Continental U.S.!! Each year millions of sea creatures die by mistaking it for food! read more

Perpetual Plastic

Look at the future of landfills with plastic, non-biodegradable diapers!
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Catastrophic Chemicals

Plastic Disposable Diapers contain traces of Dioxin, Toluene, Xylene, Ethylbenzene & Dipentene! Are you kidding me?! read more

Offensive Oil Overload

50 pounds of petroleum feedstocks are used to produce plastic, disposable diapers for one baby each year! Oil in my baby’s diapers?! UGH! read more

Source: Real Diaper Facts // http://realdiapers.org/diaper-facts
The Million-Dollar Question

What does biodegradable mean to you? 1 Year? 50 Years? 1,000 years?

Gobs of Garbage

Plastic disposable diapers make up 50% of household waste!Holy garbage!

Source: Real Diaper Facts // http://realdiapers.org/diaper-facts
Piles Of Plastic

I didn't know plastic disposable diapers are the 3rd largest item in consumer landfills!That's insane!

Source: Real Diaper Facts // http://realdiapers.org/diaper-facts
Pitiful Pollution

The manufacturing and incineration of plastic disposable diapers produces toxic air emissions and toxic ash!HOLY SMOKES!

Terribly Terrifying Toxins

Disposable diapers contain toxic pollutants known to cause hormonal problems in humans and animals.JEEPERS!

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The makers of plastic disposable diapers won't tell you what chemicals and synthetics are in their materials list.Don't you want to know?Food, medicine, ointments, even apparel all are required by law to reveal their ingredient list.
Why not diapers?
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Going, Going, Gone!

Disposable diapers use 8.3 times more non-renewable materials than cloth diapers; once those resources are gone, they’re GONE!

Holy Osmosis

Babies’ skin is so sensitive it can absorb up to 50 chemicals with each plastic, disposable diaper change.HOLY OSMOSIS!

CRAP! THAT’S A TON OF CRAP!

A plastic-diaper-wearing baby creates 2,000 pounds of garbage in just 2 years! CRAP! THAT’S A TON OF CRAP!

Gross Groundwater

Our groundwater is contaminated with chemicals and feces leaching out plastic, disposable diapers.ICK!

Plastic Market

All major disposable diaper brands on the market today use plastic* in their diapers… even the eco-friendly ones. *polyethylene/polypropylene read more

Pay To Play

Consumers pay approximately $53 billion to diaper their children… or do they pay $53 billion to destroy the earth? read more

Disclose the Disgust

Diaper companies don’t have to disclose the ingredients they use in their diapers - products that cover your baby’s tush 24/7. How is this possible?!

Paris Climate Agreement

Do you support the Paris Climate Agreement? Do your part and stop using plastic disposable diapers! read more

Hiding The Truth

Why do you think big diaper companies don’t list their components/ingredients on their packaging? If you knew what was in them… you wouldn’t list them either!

Plastic Oceans

90% of all trash on the ocean’s surface is plastic, 46,000 pieces per square mile. These pieces outnumber sea life 6 to 1. Your baby’s diapers will kill Nemo before we can find him! read more

Heavy Plastic

It takes 286 lbs. of plastic per year to supply a single baby with disposable diapers. That’s a big part of the 32+ million tons of plastic Americans use yearly!