Here’s a report from the Christian Science Monitor of the latest developments in the long-running debate between cloth or disposable diapers. While it doesn’t commit unequivocably to one or the other, the report does note that a baby can use 8000 diapers, and America cuts down 250,000 trees to produce disposable diapers, which contribute 3.5 million tons to the nation’s landfills. American ingenuity has developed new recyclable diapers, and the report lists resources to find diaper services.
If everyone could stop in a minute to acknowledge the harms we are causing on our planet, what would earth look like in the next 10 years or is it too late? To quote George Bernard Shaw: “Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their