Localisation: Sant Cugat del Vallès, Catalonia (Spain)

Population: 79.253

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Reusable nappies in day nurseries

Action leader(s)

Municipality of Sant Cugat del Vallès


In the municipality of Sant Cugat del Vallès around 2% of the municipal waste comes from nappies. In order to reduce waste from nappies Sant Cugat municipality initiated in 2007, with the support of the Agencia de Residuos de Cataluña, a pilot project on reusable nappies in 2 nurseries.