Monthly Archives: January 2018

eco friendly mattress

Reducing the Carbon Footprint in the Mattress Industry

Many concerns can keep us awake at night. We worry about finances, work-related stress and family woes. We consider the state of the world, politically and environmentally. What we don’t always realize is that one solution for improving our environmental conscious is right beneath us as we sleep.

We could swap out our mattress for something a little more eco-friendly. For example, a movement towards inflatable beds could dramatically reduce the number of petrochemicals consumed in memory foam mattress construction.  There are a few more ways to do this. While some favor the idea of latex foam, others see greater potential in PVC-free inflatable beds, bamboo, and even wool.

This guide will look at the following issues and solutions for greener mattresses.… Read More