The Oeko-Tex® Standard 100
The Oeko-Tex® Standard 100 is a globally uniform testing and certification system for textile raw materials, intermediate and end products at all stages of production. The Oeko-Tex® Association awards the label “Tested for harmful substances according to Oeko-Tex® Standard 100” which attest to the cleanliness and purity of the products and ensure the products are processed by a company which complies with health standards.
Sofzsleep® latex components and mattress fabric are Oeko-Tex® Standard 100 certified. This is the strictest certification and ensures that they comply with health standard and are safe even for babies.
EuroLatex Eco Standard
Our products conform to the EuroLatex Eco Standard, which defines the maximum acceptable limits of substances considered harmful to health. This ensures that the latex foam we use do not contain any volatile or allergen-producing compounds. The certification attests that our products are safe and pose no risk to the sleeper.
The LGA is a German certification which is awarded to mattresses that meet the durability criteria. It encompasses passing a durability test (most certified mattresses last seven to ten years), no strong odor, limited volatile organic compound (VOC) and formaldehyde emissions, strict limits on substances that are toxic, carcinogenic, or that may impair fertility, such as flame retardants, heavy metals, azo dyes, pesticides, etc.
Sofzsleep® products have been shown to have an anti-bacterial and anti-fungal action, based on the tests performed by the Morton Thiokol Research and Development Institute in Massachusetts – Test Report No. 87-304.
Sofzsleep latex pillow and Bamboo cover were tested by Intertek, a global renowned laboratory. They were certified to be free from formaldehyde, organic tin, azo dyes, Nonylphenol (NP) and Nonylphenol Ethoxylates (NPEO) – CNS15290. The materials have also been found to comply with CNS15503, the general fire safety requirements for children’s products. The tests concluded that heavy metals, polycyclic aromatic compounds Jing, dimethyl fumarate (DMFU) content, plasticizer content, organic tin were not detected in our products.
Sofzsleep® accessories have been awarded Certified Quality Partner by Deslee Clama for our use of high quality mattress covering materials.