Friday, November 20, 2009

The Cloth Diaper Geek Explains it all! The 411 on Disposable Liners

Question: I see moms talk about using disposable liners and I wonder what they are? How do they work and why should I give them a try?

The Geek's Answer: Thanks for asking! The term "liner" can be confusing, especially since so many diapers have "lining" which is usually a stay dry fabric like microfleece or suedecloth. But a Disposable Liner is something different all together.

Disposable and/or Biodegradable Flushable Liners consist are dry-weave for comfort, they are soft and much resemble a piece of tissue paper only stronger like a fabric. They allow moisture to pass through into the diaper's absorbent core and they "catch" the solid waste keeping the diaper and it's built in lining from getting really soiled. They make diaper laundry much easier and shaking the poo into the toilet is as easy as grabbing the liner and pulling it off, the poo and all, and throwing into the toilet. Flush...and tada! That's all there is to it.

Since they are 100% Biodegradable you don't have to worry about throwing them in the garbage, they can be safely flushed away with the waste, just like toilet paper.

How do you use it? Each sheet is approximately 9" x 14" and comes in a roll. You simply tear off a sheet and lay it in the diaper before fastening the diaper on the baby. There are 100 sheets per roll and for smaller babies you can even cut each sheet in half and get twice the amount of sheets per roll!

Want to try some? The first 20 people to request a sample, by posting their request in a comment to this post, will receive 5 FREE sheets/liners to try. Please make sure to leave a method of contacting you for your shipping details.

**Thanks to all who responded. The FREE Samples are now all spoken for.**

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Jill said...

I would love to try a sample of disposable liners. I've read a lot about them and I'm also wondering if they are good for newborn poo as well as older baby poo since nb poo is a bit more loose.

Julie said...

Jill, they are also great for newborn poo. No matter the poo "style" LOL they help keep at the least some, if not all of the poo from really sticking to the diaper. They make laundry a lot less yucky!

MrsMac said...

I'd love to try a sample! Sounds like it would be great for travel and outings.

AEK said...

I would LOVE to try a sample! Thanks!

angiedkelly at gmail dot com

Jill said...

Hmm this is very tempting. Mind if I try? jill dot shoemaker at gmail dot com

Mama Campbell said...

I've been meaning to get some of these to try! I would love one! thanks!

andrea.dippner at

Gina-Louise said...

We are getting into stinky poop territory! Would love to try them. Thanks! glsciarra at gmail dot com

Melanie (Raising our Blessings) said...

I have been eyeballing disposable liners for some time but wasn't sure. I would love to try some, baby girls due date is December 9th but it could be any day now if she takes after her brothers :0).

jon-and-owens-mom at

Jaime said...

I love flushable liners, I use them mostly at grandma's house and when out and about. Could always use more!

jaimevanaken at gmail dot com

Ryan, Corrie, Max, and Jack said...

Oooh, I don't know if I made it into the first 20, but I'd love some liners, thanks!!

helenlam said...

I'd like to try a sample of the disposable liners if they are still available. Thanks!

Sheena said...

I am probably too late, but i would love to try a sample!!


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