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Organic Mattress

10 Ways You Can Make Your Mattress Last Longer

Rosie Osmun | Posted 08.01.2015 | Healthy Living
Rosie Osmun

Mattress lifespan depends on many factors, but following these best practices can help ensure that you enjoy years of healthy sleep and that your investment lasts as long as possible.

Green Sleep: Mattress Matters

Mindy Pennybacker | Posted 06.18.2013 | Green
Mindy Pennybacker

Recent tests commissioned by the Chicago Tribune found that popular baby mattresses were hotbeds of toxic flame retardants.

Eco Etiquette: Used Mattresses - Icky Or Eco?

Jennifer Grayson | Posted 09.19.2011 | Green
Jennifer Grayson

Send all your eco-inquiries to Jennifer Grayson at eco.etiquette@gmail.com. Questions may be edited for length and clarity. We need a new mattress fo...

Eco Etiquette: Should I Freak Out About Formaldehyde In Baby Furniture?

Jennifer Grayson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jennifer Grayson

Childhood cancers are on the rise; the more than 80,000 unregulated industrial chemicals now on the market in the US likely have something to do with it.

Top 10 Ways to Get a Great Night's Sleep

Maria Rodale | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

Yesterday I read on Rodale.com that a new study shows that not only are many insomniacs depressed, but also poor sleep might actually cause depression...

A Green Night's Sleep

Huffington Post | Johanna Smtih | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

If you spend your waking hours consuming organic local celeriac and fretting about mountaintop removal coal mining practices, you might consider green...

Tip #4 for #44: Upgrade Your Kids' Digs

Emily Main | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Emily Main

Kids' rooms can symbolize our collective hopes for a greener future. Herewith, our suggestions for eco-minded, sleepover-friendly bedrooms.

What IS An Organic Mattress?

New York Times | Julie Scelfo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

In recent decades, most mattresses have been made either with metal springs sandwiched between layers of polyurethane foam, or with just foam. In show...

Organic Crib Mattresses For A Safer Baby

Eco Child's Play | Jennifer Lance | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

With our first child, we just grabbed any old crib mattress and went on our merry way. Turns out, she was a terrible horrible very bad sleeper. And wh...