Where do I find reusable nappies?

The National Association of Nappy Services promotes the use of cotton nappies. If you live in England, Scotland or Wales, then visit their website. To trial cloth nappies, see www.nappytrialservice.co.uk/

If you live in Northern Ireland, contact the Belfast Organisation for Real Nappies on 028 9089 4576.

Nappy libraries lend nappies and accessories to parents. For an online index of local groups, try www.wen.org.uk/NappyPartnerships/.

Read more about how helping the planet can start in the cradle. Ben Flanagan in The Guardian covers nappies, clothing, feeding, toys, travel, children's parties and savings.

A Lot of Organics contains topics including baby food, clothes, natural baby products, bedding, baby advice and products for mother. For fair trade clothes for mums and kids, see Ethical dressing.

Don't spend a fortune on maternity wear when you can get it second hand from Reborn Maternity. Prices are reasonable and shipping is free in the UK.

Find out how mum Clare Blake greened her life and how Kathy Durnford and her children keep their house clean without using risky chemicals.

For more inspiring ideas about being an environmentally-aware parent, see Teach Yourself Green Parenting