BumGenius Cloth Diaper Care

Using bumGenius products for the first time:

Prior to first use, wash all diapers and inserts using the washing instructions below (starting with Step 3). Once clean & dry, you may place the insert inside the diaper (if applicable). Your diaper is ready to use!

Washing bumGenius products:
1. Wash dirty diapers every other day

2. For best results, remove solids from diapers before storing in a pail

3. Wash cold with 1/4 cup of detergent for top loading machines, 1/8 cup for front loading machines

4. Wash hot with 1/4 cup of detergent for top loading machines, 1/8 cup for front loading machines

5. Follow the wash cycle with a second rinse

6. Tumble dry on medium setting

7. Use only detergent & water. Once a month you may use up to 1/4 cup of bleach in the hot wash cycle

8. Always use detergents that do NOT contain any perfumes, dyes, whiteners, brighteners, or enzymes

9. Do NOT use laundry additives including vinegar, fabric softener, or baking soda)

10. Do not soak your diapers