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OrganicPedic mattresses and OMI bedding are produced in the nation’s only large-scale dedicated organic factory.

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8 responses »

  1. The more I learn about synthetic mattresses, the more interested I am in organic mattresses with certified organic cotton, natural wool grown, washed, and treated without synthetic chemicals, and natural organic latex from Rubber Trees.

    I read the comments of others poisoned or sensitized with petrochemicals in synthetic mattresses at: http://www.chem-tox.com/guest/guestbook.html

    I am chemically sensitive from exposure to a flea fogger, and a petrochemical floor stripper, both of which listed mixed xylene isomers on its label. I will not knowingly buy or use any petrochemical product again. Organic agriculture has saved my life, as well as the Precautionary Principle (unfortunately, after I was already poisoned).

    I am very interested in the OMI OrganicPedic Terra, especially if it will fit into my bed frame, which goes with the rest of our bedroom furniture. Where my old mattress box spring fit into the bed frame, the height is 7 inches. I have not seen the Terra because OMI does not sell mattresses where I live…in Lafayette, Louisiana. And, I have a fractured spine so until I am able to travel on my own, I cannot see or personally try out the mattress.

    But, from almost all indications, the OrganicPedic Terra with its sculptured contour and both Dunlop and Talalay latex and with the wool and certified organic cotton encasement, should work for me. Question: By describing the mattress as “PLUSH”, are you speaking of a medium firm mattress”?

    Thanks.
    Susan K. Snow
    sksnow@cox.net

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  2. Hi Susan,

    All of our mattresses fit in standard bed frames, including the Terra. I am going to pass your information on to our sales team, and have someone contact you, and see if we can’t find a retailer near you.

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    • Thank you.
      There is a company in Austin, Texas where my daughter lives and IF I am able to travel, we will go there for Thanksgiving. But, I certainly wish there was a store closer –Austin is more than 6 hours from Lafayette, LA. And, Tampa, Florida is even further–769 miles.

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  3. Where can I try out your mattresses in the San Francisco Bay area

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    • Hi Barbara,

      We have quite a few retailers in the Bay Area, including Ergo Sleep Systems in Berkeley and a brand new boutique called In Bed with H.D. Buttercup on Hayes Street in San Francisco. The easiest way to find the retailer nearest you is to go to our Store Locator and enter your ZIP code. You can also call our corporate office at 1-800-951-9196 and we can help you find the nearest store.

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  4. Keep on writing, greast job!

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  5. I am interested in purchasing the Terra model mattress but I would like to have honest feedback from consumers that currently use this mattress. Any suggestions how to get this information?

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    • Thank you for your interest in OMI! The best way to obtain feedback on the mattress models is to speak to your local retailer and ask for their customer’s testimonials.

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