Most crib mattresses are composed of

DID YOU KNOW?

PHTHALATES

PHTHALATES

known to cause asthma, cancer, and have other reproductive effects.

PVC

PVC

considered to to be one of the most toxic and environmentally unfriendly plastics in use today

POLYURETHANE

POLYURETHANE

a very flammable filling material covered with chemical fire retardants, containing antimony, benzene, formaldehyde, and other toxic chemicals.

ALL NATURAL MATTRESSES ARE...

entirely organic and breathable

long lasting with superior support.

non-allergenic and anti dust-mite

Naturally non-flammable without the use of chemicals or unnatural treatments

handmade in Devon, England.

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Information provided by - Five Problems with Crib Mattresses by Barry Cik, PE, CP, BCEE, QEP, REM, CHMM, Chief Engineer, G.E.M. Testing and Engineering Labs

...a primary source of toxic chemicals in the environment of a child during its first few years of life is the mattress and bedding, as infants spend 10-14 hours a day sleeping and playing in their crib

LET ME TELL YOU WHY ORGANIC MATTRESSES

ARE SO IMPORTANT

The article below is by a man named Dr. Mercola. He is a very intelligent and forward thinking doctor/detective! I do not read all of his articles but found this one regarding the chemicals in conventional crib mattresses and SIDS very interesting. I also highly recommend subscribing to his blog as he will keep you up to speed on so many new and interesting health-related topics.