Archive for October 19th, 2012

Organics: More than just food

Organic mattresses

When most people think about the word organic, they probably think of chemical free food. While that is an important part of the definition, if you are only thinking food when you think organic, think again. Nowadays it is possible to buy organic in just about every thing. For example, you might look into an organic blanket. It might sound silly, an organic blanket, but when you stop and look a little deeper you will see that there are real reasons for someone to choose an organic blanket over the standard variant.

Most people who choose organic food do so for health reasons. They do not want to be exposed to the toxics and poisons that can accompany traditional food preparation and growing. The same reasoning can be applied to the purchase of an organic blanket. An organic blanket is sure to be free from potentially toxic chemicals, solvents, and dyes. Very few people know exactly who material is given its color and texture. Sometimes these processes involve the use of some pretty harsh chemicals and it makes sense that someone who has sensitvie skin would want to avoid this exposure by purchasing an organic blanket.

Of course any discussion about organic merchandise is likely to involve a discussion of price. Like food, and organic blanket is going to cost a bit more than the regular kind. The regulations arwe stricter on organic goods, and so the price has to be passed along to the consumer. If you are worried about this price though, consider this. Is the little bit of extra money that you save really worth the discomfort, and possible health complications that might come from buying a regular blanket? If you have a sensitive system or skin, you are better off organic everytime.