I will be brutally honest with you, there is no strict industry definition, of what the term “eco friendly mattress” really means. And there’s the danger for you: when there is no clear definition, manufacturers can claim their mattresses to be eco friendly with nothing to back up that claim. What’s my definition of an eco-friendly mattress? What criteria can you use to properly assess if a mattress is eco-friendly? This article cuts through the eco-hype and honestly shares what you really need to know about the “eco-friendly mattress”.