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So I was wondering what you all sleep on?  I just read that most mattresses are not vegan! And they are filling land fills causing a pollution problem!  I am selling my King mattress tomorrow and am debating what to buy now. I know I want a small bed but want something that is vegan and "green"


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Memory foam isn't, but you can get natural latex (from trees) that is that feels great. The organic mattress store in PA is great for all natural mattresses and bedding -- but they are pricey. 

If you already have a mattress isn't it waist full to buy a new one? Just my thoughts on it.

Sold my mattress and bed frame for $250! Love Craigslist!

My family and I sleep on an organic thai mattress on the floor. It's kapok fiber (from trees) and organic cotton. It rolls up and ties, so I can put it away during the day. The linens are organic cotton (used, no less)! 

We considered a hammock, but the whole family likes to sleep together and a hammock wouldn't make that possible. 

We tried kapok and it was irritating to our lungs so anyone with asthma or lung conditions use with caution.

We haven't had any problems. I vacuum it every day before I put it away (i notice that it's "dusty" on the bottom), though. Maybe that helps?

You can get all cotton and cotton/hemp ones too -- there are lots out there.

But I think the next go-around (when these wear out), we'll just sleep straight on the floor. It's about the same firmness. 

Or, if our next floors are hardwood, we might get a good cotton rug for underneath us. 

vegan girls sleep on vegan boys;P

Haha oh Chris! ;)

I am vegan and I have been sleeping in a hammock in my room for over 5 years...brazillian style family size. I use an eno travel tent hammock for when im abroad. 

But maybe you should not consider if something is a "vegan thing" to do or not. I sleep on a hammock because I get freaked out over bed bugs in mattresses, and also because a few days on a bed makes me so sore. 

Consider whats important to you and why but don't make a choice so you can say it's vegan. If keeping things green, animal free, and organic is important, then do it! :)

I agree with this not-labelling thing.

health-seeking folks often want to find great ways to live that will increase health and so on. Sleeping is one of those things. :) 

Japanese Tatami mats!



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