Environment and health

What is the environmental impact of laundry and household cleaning products? Where does water go when it goes down the drain?

Compostable disposable nappies

What is the difference between degradable, biodegradable and compostable disposable nappies? Don’t get sucked into greenwashing, look for the compostable…

Using essential oils with cloth wipes

We do not recommend using essential oils with cloth wipes. There is no way to conclusively know safe dosages, especially for pregnant or breastfeeding women, children and infants.

Animal testing information

Animal testing relates to the use of animals in experiments and development projects usually to determine toxicity, dosing and/or efficacy…

Eczema and skin conditions

If your baby wears clothes washed in normal detergent without issue, their nappies can be washed in the same detergent. Studies of people with allergic contact dermatitis show no reaction to laundry products in nearly 100% of cases.

Septic Systems

A septic system is a watertight tank through which domestic wastewater is collected for primary treatment onsite, instead of being…

Rash Creams

With adequate agitation (correct loading), a mainstream detergent and warm-hot water, all rash creams will wash out of nappies.