Environment

Anything related to the Environment.

Earth Day

Earth Day 2022: Invest in Our Planet

April 22 is Earth Day, a day that typically is heralded as the largest environmental movement across the world. This is when we evaluate all of our sustainability goals and come up with new ways to ensure the protection of the earth. In fact, the…

What is the Mattress Recycling Fee?

If you’re living in California, Connecticut or Rhode Island you may notice that there is a Mattress Recycling Fee added to your order, this fee is assessed by the Mattress Recycling Council (MRC). The Mattress Recycling Council (MRC) is a non-profit organization formed by the bedding…

Why Natural Hevea Rubber is Awesome

All Essentia beds and many other latex mattresses are made with a natural latex called Hevea rubber. The tree that is the source of Hevea rubber is called “Hevea Brasiliensis”. This lacticiferous plant supplies practically all of the world’s natural rubber through plantations mostly found in…

Piroska Pipo now at Essentia Calgary!

  Piroska Pipo's Opening Night is June 7, 2012 from 5-8pm. The art of Piroska Pipo is now up in our Essentia showroom, 1113 Kensington Road, Calgary, T2N 3P1. Originally from Hungary, Piroska has been a Calgary resident for over 20 years. Piroska Pipo is…

Do You Ship Your Stuff the Eco-friendly Way?

Yes, it is definitely possible to ship your things the eco-friendly way if you aren't doing it already! After doing some research this morning, I came across a couple of tips for eco-conscious consumers out there who would like to start shipping their stuff in…