The Center for Baby and Adult Hygiene Products (BAHP) believes in constantly working to reduce products’ environmental impact and product innovation has been at the heart of the industry’s environmental improvement. We believe environmental stewardship is an integral part of making high-quality products.
Environmental Stewardship. BAHP members look at many different ways diapers impact the environment. Learn more about them.
Diapers and Solid Waste Disposal. Diapers are compatible with all common methods of solid waste management. Learn more about the methods and the diapers’ impact.
Landfills. Learn more how diapers act in a landfill.
Incineration. Learn more about incinerating diapers.
Composting and Biogasification. Find out how diapers are composted.
Recycling. Can diapers be recycled? Find out.
Protecting the Environment through Innovation. BAHP member companies are constantly improving its products to reduce their environmental impact. Learn more.
Life Cycle Analysis. Understanding a diaper’s environmental impact means knowing every part of its life cycle. Learn more.
Using Life Cycle Analysis to Understand Cloth vs. Disposables. When determining the environmental impact of both cloth and disposable diapers, you need to examine their entire life cycle. Find out how.
The Future. The Center for Baby and Adult Hygiene member companies are proud of their record on environmental stewardship and mindful of their ongoing responsibilities. They will continue to look for ways to reduce their products’ environmental impact through innovations in materials, design, manufacturing, and packaging.