Nursery in baby wipe ban amid cut down on plastics

THREE nurseries in Portsmouth have banned commercial baby wipes due to their plastic content.

Friday, 11th May 2018, 7:00 am
Updated Friday, 8th June 2018, 1:13 am

With branches in Havant, Lakeside and Cosham, Tops Day Nurseries is making its own organic wipes instead.

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Managing director Cheryl Hadland said: ‘We’ve piloted DIY wipes in our nurseries and have decided to do this permanently.

‘We’re always looking for ways to improve our practice in an environmentally friendly way.’