Best Biodegradable Wipes

Updated June 2019
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Wet wipes are the unsung heroes behind every kid-related clean-up, but, unfortunately, most aren't very environmentally friendly. While regular wipes are made of plastics and can take hundreds of years to decompose, biodegradable wipes have a natural construction that typically breaks down in a matter of weeks. As an added bonus, most biodegradable wipes also contain natural ingredients that are gentle on sensitive skin. Biodegradable wipes are usually made of wood pulp, bamboo, or cotton. Depending on the thickness, wood pulp and bamboo tend to break down a bit faster, whereas cotton wipes can offer cloth-like softness. Truly gentle and environmentally friendly wipes should have transparent, easy to understand ingredient lists and straightforward information regarding their level of biodegradability.

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