PlushBeds Green Sleep Blog | Best Latex Mattress & Natural Sleeping Source - Part 2

5 Traits of Truly Sustainable and Ethical Brands

Integrity in business goes beyond simply standing behind your products and adhering to rules and laws. The 5 traits below are associated with brands that are truly sustainable and ethical brands. These are important qualities, that many consumers would like to see, from the brands where they invest their dollars.

What is a Sleep Cycle Calculator?

The average adult needs between seven and nine hours of sleep daily. Sleep affects quality of life and your physical and mental health. According to the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine (JCSM), insufficient sleep has even been linked to various chronic diseases, including:

  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Depression
  • Heart disease
  • Obesity
  • Diabetes
  • Hypertension

How Simple Lifestyle Changes Can Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

Your carbon footprint is the total amount of greenhouse gasses you consume during your ordinary activities. Greenhouse gases are gases that contribute to the warming of the earth, by absorbing infrared radiation and spreading the heat back to the earth and the oceans. The belief is that greenhouse gases contribute to global warming and climate change.

What is the Best Latex Mattress?

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Where Are You In Your Latex Mattress Search?

By whatever means you’ve reached this article, if you’re seriously considering buying a latex mattress, “best latex mattress” is either your first search term, or one of your last. You’ve either come here seeking to pare down the choices that you’ll decide to compare from the outset, or you’ve already searched through several companies on your own, and evaluated them to some degree, but you’re looking for a final critique on which latex mattress is actually the best latex mattress.

How to Plan an Environmentally Friendly Easter

Spring sends us days of warmth and sunshine for a glimpse of what’s to come. One of the things to come as spring approaches is Easter. For those making the commitment to live greener lives, Easter can present a few moments of unease. There are so many unknowns when it comes to Easter and just how green it is. These green ideas will help you stay true to the traditions of Easter, without causing unintentional harm to your family or the planet.

What Is A Green America Certified Business?

Green America is a not-for-profit membership organization, founded in 1982. Their mission is to harness economic power to create a socially just and environmentally sustainable society. 

What is Fair Trade and How Can You Support It?

Fair Trade

You’ve probably heard of Fair Trade by now. If not, you may be curious about what it actually means or if it’s something you should support.

5 New Sleep Innovations to Enhance Your Life

As you know, sleep plays a key role in your health and well-being. Each day, we aim for quality sleep and optimal living and functioning. 

The Importance of Buying Sustainable Products

Sustainability has become a way of life for many of today’s consumers. They make an effort to buy greener, healthier and more sustainable products from greener companies. Think about it – each purchase you make, has health, environmental, and social impacts.

How to Tell If You’re Really Getting a Good Night’s Sleep

A Good Night's Sleep

How long has it been since you’ve had a really good night of sleep? Can you even remember the last time? Here are 8 tell-tale signs you can look for that will help you identify a good night’s sleep when you have one.