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diaper

a. a woven pattern on fabric consisting of a small repeating design, esp diamonds
b. fabric having such a pattern
c. such a pattern, used as decoration

diaper

diaper
An allover pattern with motifs placed in a repeated design, esp. on a rectangular or diagonal grid.
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The study by Karen Adolph,a psychologist at a New York University tracked how babies walked when wearing disposable plastic diapers, or cloth diapers and when naked.
Each year billions of disposable diapers enter landfills where it takes hundreds of years for them to decompose," said Kim Webb, CEO/founder of Rockin' Green and host site committee chair for The Great Cloth Diaper Change event in San Antonio.
Today, Knickernappies, the all-in-one, side-snap cloth diapers that Heather developed, are sold worldwide through 170 retailers.
In more recent times, cloth diapers were the norm in developed societies until World War II, when mothers newly entering the workforce began to seek greater convenience.
Before the lunch hour Monday, about a half-dozen people had brought diapers, baby wipes, baby food, bottled water, toys, deodorant, shampoo, toothbrushes, toothpaste and personal items.
Cloth diapers come in contoured, prefolded and fitted varieties," says Oshesky.
cloth diapers, the convenience of disposables has tended to win out.
Knowaste LLC, a Canadian company specializing in diaper recycling, runs the program.
The dirty fact is that disposable diapers from one baby can produce more than 2 tons of nonbiodegradable waste, contributing to the nationwide problem of rapidly filling landfills.
I use a wringer washing machine and put the diapers through a cold water washing, then I use hot water and soap.
LCA studies made it clear that cloth diapers were not better or worse than disposal diapers, just different.
Two decades later, 90 percent of American parents use disposable diapers.