Our mission to bust myths about organic cotton sheets continues in the latest installment of our series.
Eh, not quite. Organic cotton is grown using natural pesticides and fertilizers. Don’t be fooled by the word natural! It's really just a buzzword. Organic chemicals can be just as harmful, if not more harmful, than synthetic ones. Read on to find out more - you'll be as surprised as we were:
Ok. Whoa. In an effort to be more conscious about what we put against our skin, we discovered some of the natural alternatives for conventional pesticides and fertilizers can be worse for us, are used in larger quantities and possibly not safe for us at all! Very frustrating! This is some pretty heavy stuff.
Hakuna Matata! After a few washes, my organic sheets will be free of chemicals. Surprise! That is not true. Manufacturers use some chemicals that can't be washed out. Here are just a few:
Are you frustrated yet? We've busted four HUGE myths about organic cotton sheets. So you're probably wondering where to go from here. Check out the first organic offering from Perfectlinens.com: Moreganic™ Sateen