Natural verses SyntheticIn summary, these are the benefits of our Premium Quality Natural Latex Mattresses over synthetic latex mattresses. 1. Latex Mattresses are 100% Natural Non-Toxic Materials only 2. Latex Mattresses are Environmentally Friendly 3. Latex Mattresses Healthier and More Hygienic 4. Latex Mattresses provide Cooler Comfort that Breathes Better 5. Latex Mattresses have Greater Resilience and Durability For all these benefits, Dawn Natural Latex Mattresses are the ultimate choice.
1. Natural 100%Non Toxic Pure LatexThe ECO institute is an independent testing body that monitors the composition of latex mattress cores and reports any toxic materials that may be harmful to your health. For easy understanding the tests are scored out of 100%. Our Latex mattresses are made from 100% Natural Latex Polymer with no synthetic polymers used. To convert our 100% liquid latex polymer into latex foam no more than 6% of Ash and other non toxic materials are required. The 6% of other content is needed to insure the quality of our 100% Natural Latex Mattresses.
2. Friendly for the EnvironmentOur Natural Latex Mattresses are the most environmentally friendly bedding option, healthier for you and the Planet. To see how much less energy is used to produce Natural Latex Mattresses compared to Synthetic latex mattresses or Foam, see our LEC (Latex Energy Conservation) chart. Our Latex mattresses are fully bio-degradable. By contrast, mattresses made of petroleum- based synthetic materials clog land fill and when burnt release toxic gases. Our Natural Latex Mattresses decompose naturally and releases no toxins.
3. More Healthy and Hygienic
Naturally Anti Dust mite and Anti-BacterialOur Premium Quality Natural Latex Mattresses have better natural anti- bacterial properties than any other type of bedding on the market. Their excellent breathability prevents moisture build- up, the major cause of bacterial growth and dust mite infestation, so you don’t have to use anti- bacterial chemicals. By contrast, synthetic latex traps moisture, causing bacteria and dust mites to flourish, so the introduction of additional chemicals is then needed to combat this problem.
Naturally Hypoallergenic PropertiesOur Natural Latex Mattresses are better for anybody’s health and well being. They are especially beneficial for people who suffer from any allergies, chemical sensitivities, respiratory problems, hay fever, asthma and eczema. All of our mattress cores go through an extensive double-washing process at the final stage of production, ensuring they are the cleanest and most contaminant- free in the world.
4. Breathes For Cooler ComfortOur Natural Latex Mattresses breathe better than mattresses made with synthetic latex. It is generally true that natural materials breathe better than synthetic materials and provide greater comfort. For example, 100% woollen or natural Tencel quilts compared to synthetic ones or 100% cotton clothing compared to synthetic clothing. It is the breathability of Natural Materials which give them the unique ability to respond to body temperature fluctuations. The reason you feel more relaxed and comfortable is because your body’s in-built temperature regulation mechanism is in balance with the natural material and is not stressed by synthetic materials. The unique breathing open-cell structure of our Natural Latex Mattresses is unmatched by any other bedding material on the market. Be careful when comparing the quality of Latex Mattresses. The micro-cellular structures and longevity of natural latex can be compromised by poor manufacturing processes, affecting its breathing properties, resulting in discomfort and premature wearing of the mattress. Such damage is not easily seen and can only be recognised by an experienced manufacturer, that’s why you should only buy your Latex Mattress from a Latex Mattress Specialist, like us.
Other important factors affecting how well a latex mattress can breathe is the type of covering material used. Dawn Latex Mattress covers are made from a strong 100% cotton woven fabric between which is sandwiched a very generous 1600gsm 100% Tencel quilted wadding. A synthetic material, such as polyester or wool/polyester blends, can cause you to sweat and feel uncomfortable. Not our Tencel quilting, which has unmatched cooling and comfort properties. Tencel quilting breathes better, (about 50% better than cotton quilting) has a greater capacity to dissipate moisture, and adapts better to your body temperature and seasonal changes. You spend about a third of your life in bed, so the more relaxed and comfortable you are during sleep, the more efficiently your body regenerates itself and the greater your overall well being and health will become. The breathability of both the mattress and its cover is particularly important for infants and older people who suffer more from the dangers of heat stress because their bodies do not regulate temperature so efficiently.