Keeping your nursery free of harsh chemicals and animal-based products, using eco-friendly supplies, ensures the health and well being of your family and our planet. In this article we will be sharing some eco-friendly supplies with you about designing the perfect non-toxic nursery for your child.
Did you know that everything from household cleaners, nail polish remover, fabric softeners, dryer sheets, chlorine, oven spray, antibacterial spray cleaners, air fresheners, and the chemicals used to dye your bedding ALL emit tiny particles that lodge deep into our lungs?
They are called VOC’s or volatile organic compounds and they can irritate our eyes, nose, cause asthma attacks, wheezing, respiratory infections. VOC’s may also have possible long-term effects to your kidneys, liver, central nervous system and may result in cancer.
Non-toxic, eco-friendly supplies, on the other hand are more natural and safer for our interior environments and, in turn, our planet! Love yourself and your family. Go chemical free!
Eco-Friendly Supplies for a Non-Toxic Nursery
Choose eco-friendly supplies that are both non-toxic AND cruelty-free saves animals and mother nature. Humane alternatives, due to their soft touch and light smells, are the perfect fit for any nursery. To a new mom, this all may sound a bit overwhelming. But, it doesn’t have to be! I’ve put together this list of non-toxic and cruelty-free nursery goodies FOR you!
Non-Toxic, 3-in-1 Convertible Crib
Babies grow fast, this 3-in-1 convertible crib makes life easier and will ‘grow’ with them!
Organic Cotton Duel Stage Mattress
This non-toxic mattress provides a firm side for infants and a cushion firm side for toddlers.
Oeko-Tex Certified Plush Fitted Sheet
These fitted crib sheets are free from harmful levels of chemicals so your baby stays safe!
Breathable Crib Mattress Pad
This breathable mattress pad is a GreenGuard certified pad that will keep your baby cool through the night.
Waffle Knit Baby Blanket
Organic Cotton and All-Natural Dyed (GOTS Certified). This baby blanket machine washable too!
Quilted Baby Sham
A mama’s back deserves some support at the end of a long day! Keep things chemical-free during feeding and bedtime stories with this pillow sham.
Bamboo Memory Foam Pillow
This bamboo pillow for kids is made with low VOCs and without formaldehyde.
Put your mind at ease during changing time knowing that this baby changing pad is certified by the Global Organic Textile Standard.
3-in-1 Aromatherapy Machine
Mighty but powerful, this 3-in-1 humidifier machine is a natural way to relax your baby anytime of day.
Lola Swivel Nursery Glider
This beautiful pottery barn nursery glider/rocker is GreenGuard and made using Fair Trade Certified materials.
Newborn Hypoallergenic Detergent
The Dreft laundry detergent is perfect for bedding, blankets, sheets, towels, swaddlers, burp cloths, rattles and more.
Natural All-Purpose Cleaner
If your child’s space needs cleaning, always be sure to use non-toxic and natural cleaners like this non-toxic, all-purpose cleaner by Trinova.
We hope that you have found our Non-Toxic Nursery, Eco-Friendly Supplies article helpful. We welcome your thoughts and feedback. While you are here, you may be interested in reading our other recent article on the top 5 best non-toxic cleaners for your home or office in 2020.