Baby diapers are safely used every day by parents all over the world. Since these baby diapers were invented in the 1930s, they have constantly improved. Long gone are the days of plastic outer pants, ill-fitting terry cloth inners and constantly wet skin for babies and infants. Today’s disposable diapers are light, compact, very absorbent, prevents leaks and easy to use.
For babies and toddlers this means they:
Originally promoted for use on journeys, holidays and in temporary situations, modern diapers have now become the diaper of choice for over 95 percent of parents in advanced economies.
The baby diapers:
This baby diapers infographic and baby diapers component table present the different components used for the manufacturing of a baby diaper as well as the different parts composing the baby diaper.
The performance data report shows typical retention (=capacity) and rewet (a measure for dryness) values of (anonymised) commercial product.