Posted by: Charndra at Tribal Baby | June 2, 2009

Bottom Feeders: The recession has created a boom in the cloth-diaper business—even for used diapers.

A strange title, I thought – but I guess it means feeding (earning money?) from bottoms – diapers on baby bums!

It was interesting to read that Cloth Diapering Sites are adding members at twice the rate since the recession began impacting family finances.

“At a time when most of the economy is in the toilet, the cloth-diaper business is booming. Cloth diapering has long been a countercultural lifestyle choice, reserved largely for deeply committed environmentalists. It became more popular in the past couple of years as green went from crunchy to hip.”

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