According to statistics from the Ministry of the Interior of Taiwan’s Executive Yuan in 2019. The total number of waste diapers produced by babies before the age of three in Taiwan alone is about 4.39 million pieces each day. Which is equivalent to the height of 172 Taipei landmark 101 building. The statistical data does not include disposable products such as disposable diapers and sanitary napkins from adults.
According to the figure below, the number of discarded diapers processed in the Taiwan market (only adult parts are counted).
About 403 tons of defective diapers are discarded at the factory every month.
There are about 384 tons of discarded diapers per day in long-term care institutions.
There are about 900 tons of household waste diapers from household every day.
However, whether it is defective waste diapers or used waste diapers, most of the disposal methods are incineration.
apers contains a large amount of cotton pulp and plastic. Used waste diapers contain harmful substances such as feces and urine. In addition to being difficult to decompose. The high liquid content of used diapers leads to a shortened life spam of the incinerator and will increase carbon emission causing air pollution. With Landfill, the high-absorbing molecules of the diaper cannot be naturally decomposed by the environment.
With the aging of Taiwanese society, the market for adult diapers is constantly expanding. With the increasing numbers of discarded products, it has become one of the main environmental killers.益鈞環科、益鈞6912、6912、尿布、尿布回收、回收尿布