The Environmental & Economic Cost of Single-Use Menstrual Products, Baby Nappies & Wet Wipes

Lead Organization: Zero Waste Europe, ReZero

Author: Alba Cabrera, Rosa Garcia


This is a pioneer study which aims to analyse the impacts of single-use menstrual products, baby nappies and wet wipes as well as measures to prevent or minimise them. This report is the first of its kind at the European level, and goes beyond the limits to single-use items analysing the benefits of reusable products across a range of factors.