Researchers estimate that we will spend at least one third of our lives in bed. It's no surprise then that one of the most common questions we get is, "What type of bedding should I get?"
It’s no wonder we have many questions on what bedding to buy! The Conscious Merchant takes no endorsements or affiliate kickbacks so that we can remain fluid in our review and recommendations of products that we may not carry. Here are a few of our favorite brands for you to check out so you can sleep easier at night.
At TCM some of our top concerns are PFAs, heavy metal exposures such as lead and farming runoff. We also have concerns about the levels of fluoride and chlorine bi-products (trichloromethanes) but we will leave those for another day.
Making these four easy swaps in your bathroom really adds up, both from a financial and disposable waste standpoint. So you can help save the Earth while also saving a couple (or $1000!) bucks by moving away from single-use disposable items and into beautiful reusable ones.
The fact is, many of the products we use in our daily lives are full of chemicals and toxins that have an impact on our fertility. Things like deodorant, shampoo, soap, and laundry detergent can all contain a whole cocktail of chemicals that aren’t doing your body any favors.
The Endocrine Society has made recent statements regarding concerns over human exposure to BPA and its "newer" replacement bisphenols like BPS and BPF. Bisphenols are found in plastics (recycling label "7"), epoxy resins that line canned foods and beverages, and on thermal receipts.