A baby wearing a disposable nappy

Nappies

Disposable nappy, diaper

See Also Modern cloth nappy 

Reduce

You can reduce the need for nappies by toilet training your child as early as possible.  Follow this link for more information.

 

Modern Cloth Nappy

There are alternatives to disposable nappies.  The Modern Cloth Nappy (MCN) comes in a vareity or shapes, sizes and fixtures. 

Disposal

Disposable nappies are not reusable or recyclable.  The best way to dispose of them is to the regional landfill through your local refuse collection service.

How do I dispose of it?
  • Flush the solid contents down the toilet
  • Fold up and wrap in a plastic bag (this will help contain any odours)

 

Where do I dispose of it?