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How Do Unpaper Towels Work?

Have you ever wanted to try using unpaper towels, but you weren’t sure how they worked or if they were worth it? Why make the switch? After all, we’ve been using disposable paper towels for decades. You’re not the first to ask that, and you certainly won’t be the last. 

What Are Unpaper Towels?

Unpaper towels are the cloth equivalent of paper towels. At first glance, an unpaper towel might look like a dish towel, but it won’t be as thick. It will be thin like a regular paper towel and has the same purpose – to wipe up spills and messes as they happen. 

The difference is that unpaper towels don’t get thrown out after use. Instead, they’re re-used until they wear out. If your unpaper towels are made of high-quality fabric, they’ll last for years. 

What is the trick to making them last a long time? Buy or make high-quality unpaper towels that won't rip or wear out after a few uses. 

Why Unpaper Towels?

The primary reason people use unpaper towels is to reduce their carbon footprint. Disposable paper towels aren’t as disposable as you might think. 

After you toss them in the trash, they take a journey that ends with them in landfills, where they waste away. They’re not easily biodegradable, so they sit there for hundreds of years, contributing to the hazard that landfills create. 

Landfills in and of themselves aren’t problematic. In fact, they’re essential for proper waste disposal. But when they get too full, they emit toxins, greenhouse gases, and leachate into the atmosphere – all of which are bad in large amounts. Not only do they negatively affect the environment, but they can also make us sick.

Using unpaper towels can help decrease the amount of waste in our landfills, restoring them to sustainable levels. Replacing your disposal paper towels with unpaper towels is a small step we can all take for Mother Nature. They’re also cheaper, easily washable, and stylish if you match them to your kitchen theme. 

How to Use Unpaper Towels

First, you’ll want to decide whether to use spray cleaner with your unpaper towel. There’s no reason why you can’t; it’s a matter of how bad your spill is.
It might be minor enough to just wipe away without a cleaner. But if you do need to use cleaner, we recommend picking an eco-friendly one to further reduce your carbon footprint and keep harmful chemicals out of your fabric and your kitchen. Switching to eco-friendly products isn’t just about reducing your carbon footprint. Eco-friendly options are often healthier for you, too. 

Second, you’ll want to use the unpaper towel the same way as a regular paper towel. Just because it’s cloth doesn’t mean you need to use it differently. That might mean folding it in half or wadding it up to scrub at a stubborn spot. If you only use the edge of it, it will be easy to clean! 

Third, you’ll want to clean the unpaper towel. This could be as simple as rinsing it off. But if your unpaper towel is full and rinsing or washing it out in the sink doesn’t clean it, you’ll want to put it in the laundry. 

A wash cycle will prep it for reuse. Read the fabric care instructions to find out if it’s safe to dry the unpaper towel. If not, air-drying it is simple enough. 

Your unpaper towel will then be ready for re-use. Whether you store it on a roll the way you would disposable paper towels or keep them folded in a drawer like you would washcloths, your unpaper towels are ready to go again. 

As you can see, unpaper towels are easy to use and reuse. Keep a stack on hand, and you’ll always be good to go. 

Fabrics to Use for Unpaper Towels

If you’re looking for a cotton or bamboo viscose option, get the supercharged version. Our ProECO Organic Cotton Interlock SmartSilver Fabric contains SmartSilver fibers woven into the fabric to make the unpaper towel antimicrobial and odor free. Try our ProECO Organic Cotton Interlock LITE Fabric if you want something soft and lightweight.0

Other options include the ProECO Organic Cotton Interlock Fabric and the ProECO Organic Cotton French Terry Fabric

If you’re looking for super absorbency — to the max — try Zorb Fabrics. From the Stay Dry Dimple LITE fabric to the Bamboo Dimple Heavy Duty fabric, Zorb Fabrics offer superior quality without any chemicals or toxic finishes that could harm you or the environment. 

Zorb Fabrics contains a scientific blend of super-performing fibers, a multi-dimensional construction for superior hold, and our Ready-AbZORB technology that saves you time by eliminating the need to wash the fabric before using it. 

If you want a lighter option, try Zorb 3D Dimple LITE. For three layers in one, try Zorb 3rd Generation. For five-layer protection and a hidden waterproof layer, try Zorb 4th Generation. 

Switching to unpaper towels will provide you with quality that lasts a lifetime in your kitchen.

Get Your Fabrics from Wazoodle Fabrics

Now is the time to replace your disposable paper towels with unpaper towels. As we mentioned before, you’ll want high-quality fabric to ensure your unpaper towels last. 

With hundreds of fabrics to choose from, you’re sure to find a great option for your unpaper towels at Wazoodle.com. Wazoodle Fabrics will provide you with unpaper towels that last for years to come and that won’t let you down when you need them most. Place your first order with Wazoodle Fabrics today! Save the environment, and upgrade your kitchen game.

If you need any guidance or assistance, please don’t hesitate to contact us. A member of our team will be happy to help you. We also offer 4x4 swatches of our fabrics, so you can sample multiple fabrics before committing to one. We want you to absolutely love your choice.

Visit Wazoodle.com to get your fabric samples today! 



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