OK&CO. eco disposable nappies are now three times as absorbent as other brands' nappies, thanks to the increased amount of FSC-certified wood pulp in the core of our nappies.
Both cotton + bamboo have their pros + cons when it comes to eco nappies, so what made us choose cotton in the end? Well, after testing all the different ways we could make disposable eco nappies + all the different materials, cotton just happened to be the clear winner. We had to go with the evidence right in front of us.Continue reading
Wetness indicators in disposable nappies contain a dye that changes color when exposed to moisture. The dye itself is typically made of a combination of acids, such as citric acid, sodium hydroxide + other materials such as phenol, formaldehyde + glycerin. Aside from the dye, the indicators are made from a combination of sodium polyacrylate, sodium polyacrylate-based copolymers + polyvinyl alcohol.Continue reading