Organic cotton is cultivated using environmentally friendly methods and has a low impact on the environment. It does not contain any genetically engineered substances or synthetic chemicals and it has been grown without pesticides. It also promotes safe work and better livelihoods to keep farmers and their families safe. It also has the added benefit of being bio-degradable.
Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) certified
All of our bed linen is made from the finest natural 100% organic fibres. It is Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) certified. GOTS certification is the worldwide leading textile producing standard for organic fibres, including ecological and social criteria, backed up by independent certification of the entire textile supply chain – from seed to fabric.
Throughout the quality management process, we have ensured that at every stage no chemical pesticides, harmful bacteria or synthetic fertilisers have been used in the final product, allowing our products to be internationally GOTS certified.
Certified organic cotton delivers proven benefits for people and the environment – when it comes to making sustainability claims you can trust, nothing beats it.
It is better for the environment, better for the farmers and their families, better for you and your family.
These truly are compelling reasons to choose organic.
10 reasons to choose organic bedding
Here are 10 great reasons to buy organic cotton bedding. These can equally apply to the clothes you buy, as well as home textiles such as bed linen. We only sell organic bed linen – here’s why.
It doesn’t use chemical pesticides & insecticides in its production.
It uses less water preserving a scarce and precious resource for the future.
Organic farming uses less energy & healthy organic soils store more CO2.
Organic practices keep soils healthy so they are better at holding water & more resilient to drought conditions.
Organic cotton promotes safe work & better livelihoods to keep farmers & their families safe.
GM seeds are never used in its production.
It is kinder to your skin.
It is softer than conventional cotton.
It’s biodegradable (conventional cotton is not).
For more information about organic, there a great explanation of its benefits on About Organic Cotton – an initiative by the Textile Exchange. This is a great read.