Cloth diapers vs. disposable diapers – Which will you choose?

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You can use single use disposable diapers, a diaper service which will pick up dirty re-usable diapers and drop off clean ones for you, or you can use re-usable diapers which you launder yourself at home. There are also disposable liners which you can purchase for the re-usable cloth diapers which make clean-up easier. Whatever you decide, you should keep in mind the environmental impact of your choice. Today’s society is a disposable one.

Plastic Bag Tax A Workable Solution

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The goal of the Plastax is to get people to stop using plastic bags in favor of using re-usable cloth or mesh bags. The Irish did indeed start using re-usable bags to tote their groceries home. This issue highlights the difficulty with all environmental discussions. But, at least in the Greater Vancouver Regional District (GVRD), all of our solid waste is transported to managed landfills, not dumped in the Pacific Ocean.