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Should we rubbish disposable nappies? An assessment of common claims against disposable nappies

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Koroluk, I (1995) Should we rubbish disposable nappies? An assessment of common claims against disposable nappies. Coursework Master thesis, University of Tasmania.

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Abstract

This thesis examines the accuracy of common claims made against the
disposable nappy on environmental grounds. It focuses on the issues of
disposal, fluff pulp manufacture and resource requirements. Selected claims,
which are sourced from newspapers, magazines and publications by
government and non government bodies, are presented and categorized.
The technical and scientific literature relevant to the claims is critically
reviewed. Most of the claims presented were found to be exaggerated,
inaccurate and based on arguments which had very little to do with disposable
nappies.

Item Type: Thesis (Coursework Master)
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Date Deposited: 09 Jul 2014 05:27
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2017 01:06
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