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Loveland, Colorado, June 5, 2012 – Thirsties Duo All in One Cloth Diaper has been named a 2012 National Parenting Publications Award (NAPPA) Silver winner, recognized for its superior absorbency, waterproof protection, and adjustability all rolled up into one stylish, comfortable, effective and easy to use cloth diaper.
NAPPA’s independent expert judges and parent testers evaluated hundreds of submissions for their innovation, safety, quality and the degree to which they make parenting easier. After weeks of stringent testing, 25 products were selected to receive the esteemed Gold Award while 41 received Silver and 30 were chosen as Honors.
“Parenting can be challenging and overwhelming with all the distractions that we face today,” says Julie Kertes, NAPPA General Manager. “Our winner list cuts through the clutter and … Read More
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(Loveland, CO) May 01, 2011 - Thirsties, Inc. is thrilled to announce it has been awarded the Green America Business Seal of Approval. The seal is presented to businesses that go beyond product and service quality to set the highest standards in environmental sustainability and social justice, and work to solve, rather than create, environmental and social problems.
To be considered for the Seal of Approval and earn a listing in the annual National Green Pages™, businesses complete a rigorous screening process to ensure they meet Green America’s standards for the environment, community and labor.
The mission of Thirsties, Inc. is to make it easy and affordable for every family to choose cloth while simultaneously investing in the local economy and sustainable business practices. Thirsties, Inc. is committed to building its business in a sustainable manner by focusing on the health of our babies … Read More
Amazing Global Response to US initiated Earth Day Celebration: World wide locations will gather simultaneously for a Guinness World Records Event of the most babies changed into a cloth diaper.
Apr 18, 2011 – Loveland, Colorado– Thousands of parents around the globe will unite to change the world — and their babies’ diapers — during the Great Cloth Diaper Change 2011. Hundreds of local parents and babies will join the international effort to set a Guinness World Record™ for the most cloth diapers changed simultaneously.
Thirsties, manufacturer of the MACT award winning Duo Diaper and leading maker of modern cloth diapering products made in the USA, will host the local event at the Thirsties Warehouse, 436 West 67th Street, Loveland, CO on Saturday, April 23rd. Activities will start at 9:30AM MT with the diaper change taking place at 10:30AM MT. The Great Cloth Diaper Change is free and open to … Read More
Conscious Moms love Thirsties Duo Cloth Diaper! It is a cloth diaper for the modern times! Thirsties Duo Cloth Diaper wins the MACT Excellence Award, a prestigious award not easily won for many reasons.
Apr 07, 2011 – Loveland, Colorado- The Thirsties Duo Diaper improves over the disposable diaper in many ways. It is free of many dangerous toxins that hide in disposable diapers such as: SAP, dioxins and TBT. They are made of polyester outer and microfiber, cotton & hemp inner which makes up 7 layers of wetness protection. One testing mom states, “It scares me what is in disposable diapers and it is disturbing to me that these components are NOT listed on their product. Thirsties states on their site, and the tag on the diaper what’s not in their products and I truly appreciate that.” The components that Thirsties Duo Diapers are also free of are: PVC, … Read More
CAÑON CITY, Colorado-Among Colorado’s many natural blessings is an almost daily dose of high-intensity, high-altitude sunshine-over 300 days per year. The kind that can burn your skin nastily if you stay out more than just a few minutes without protection, but as well, the kind that makes solar panel manufacturers slobber on themselves.
Enter Erin Kimmett, founder and owner of one of America’s largest cloth diaper manufacturing and wholesale companies, Thirsties, Inc. Long an advocate for less-impacting methods of modern living, Kimmett began Thirsties five years ago as a venture to supplement her husband’s teaching income, to find an outlet for her incessant entrepreneurial spirit, and in large part to spread the news of the wonders of cloth diapering, both as a less-expensive means of diapering and as a way to drastically cut down on the environmental consequences of the omnipresent-and in her mind dangerous-disposable diaper.
Fast-forward the five-odd … Read More