PlushBeds

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Michael Hughes founded PlushBeds in 2007 in California. It was incorporated in 2015. It is one of the senior companies when it comes to making and selling boxed mattresses online.
In an interview with Joe Auer of review site Mattress Clarity, Michael Hughes of PlushBeds said he and his wife had trouble finding an environmentally friendly mattress in local stores, so they looked up mattresses online. Very few websites, like those of Tempur-Pedic and other established brands, were well done with good information (but high-priced). Lesser-known brands were inconsistent, unreliable, and not original.

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Signature Sleep

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Signature Sleep, a division of Dorel Industries, Inc. – also known as Dorel Home Products (DHP) – is one of several mattress manufacturers based in Canada.

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Zinus

Zinus, located in San Leandro, California, is a manufacturer of mattresses, pillows, beds and accessories. They own manufacturing facilities in Xiamen, China, distribution centers in San Leandro and Hayward, California, and other facilities in San Francisco, California and Bentonville, Arkansas in the United States, and Toronto, Ontario in Canada.

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Bedfax

“What you see is what you get” The above statement is the intent of Bedfax: to answer the question, “What’s in the mattress? This is done with a label that lists all the ingredients of the mattress and where they are. What is Bedfax, and how did it begin? Bedfax…

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Sustainable Furnishings Council

The focus of the Sustainable Furnishings Council extends from how raw materials are collected to how finished products are delivered and set up. At the starting point is whether harvesting of wood and other biological materials is a self-sustaining process. This means not destroying rainforests and mountain timberlands, but balancing harvesting with new and continuing growth.

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SSA Environmental & Safety Program

SSA Seales, Levels I & IV

In 2010, the Specialty Sleep Association (SSA) launched the Environmental & Safety Program (ESP). The goal of this program was not to enforce certain ecological and safety features and qualifications for specialty sleep mattress, but transparency in claims made in these areas, in other words, “truth in marketing.”

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GreenGuard

GreenGuard Certification seal

GreenGuard Gold is one of the coveted certifications for infants’ and children’s mattresses, because of its high standards in regard to 36 chemicals which may be present in bedding foams.

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CertiPUR-US

CeriPUR-US seal

Currently the most common certification on mattresses is the sage green ring with CertiPUR-US® across the white center. It is safe to say that the majority of mattresses, pillows and upholstered furniture using polyurethane foam and memory foam are certified by CertiPUR-US. The seal looks impressive, but many consumers wonder, “What is CertiPUR-US?”

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GhostBed by Nature’s Sleep

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The GhostBed is one of the better mattress-in-a-box brands in the market. This can be attributed to experience of the parent company, Nature’s Sleep.

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