Natural Latex Mattress Breakdown – Which Latex Is Best?

Natural Latex Mattress Breakdown – Which Latex Is Best?

There are four types of latex foams used in todays mattresses; 100% natural latex, organic latex, synthetic latex, or blended latex. Adding to the confusion many companies are marketing their latex mattresses as natural, yet contain only small quantities of natural latex rubber! So whats the difference between the four types of latex – and which is the best?

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Behind The Green Label – Mattress Certifications Explained

Behind The Green Label – Mattress Certifications Explained

Strong demand for natural non-toxic products has many manufactures adopting certified standards to let customers know how green and safe their mattresses are. However, some certifications are more meaningful than others, and many only address one specific layer within a mattress. Genuinely safe non-toxic mattresses will typically have several certifications which address different layers and components.

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NASA’s List – The Best Indoor Plant Species To Filter Toxins From Indoor Air

NASA’s List – The Best Indoor Plant Species To Filter Toxins From Indoor Air

Our indoor air is polluted with volatile organic compounds (VOCs) off-gassing from the synthetic products we fill them with. Indoor plants can filter out many of these toxins – but some species are better than others. The NASA Clean Air Study reveals which species are best.

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Reduce VOCs For A Healthy Home – The Most Toxic Materials To Avoid and Their Natural Alternatives

Reduce VOCs For A Healthy Home – The Most Toxic Materials To Avoid and Their Natural Alternatives

The air in a typical home is polluted with toxic VOCs (Volatile Organic Compounds) constantly releasing from the synthetic petroleum based products and materials we fill them. Here is a list the most toxic materials and their natural alternatives, so you can get to work creating a healthy and safe indoor environment

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The Chemistry Of Memory Foam – Are Memory Foam Mattress Safe or Toxic?

The Chemistry Of Memory Foam – Are Memory Foam Mattress Safe or Toxic?

What chemicals are in a memory foam mattress? Is a memory foam mattress safe or toxic? Manufacturers vary their exact chemical blends but the basic chemical building blocks of memory foam remain the same. Here’s a breakdown of the chemicals and additives found in common memory foam mattresses, and how they are made.

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