Certifications & Awards

Certifications & Awards


Naturepedic’s efforts to make healthier and chemically safer products is evidenced by the following certifications.

Tested for Chemical Emissions

The GREENGUARD Certification Programâ„  is a third-party testing program for emissions from consumer products and materials. GREENGUARD tests for criteria based on industry and governmental standards. All Naturepedic products are certified to the UL/GREENGUARD Gold Certification standard.
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Certified Organic Mattress Manufacturer & Facility

All Naturepedic mattresses meet the organic and non-toxic standards of the Global Organic Textile Standard (GOTS) and/or the Global Organic Latex Standard (GOLS). U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) recognizes GOTS as the standard for organic consumer goods.
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OCS100 Organic Content Standard

The Organic Exchange Certification Program ensures proper tracking of organic material from its source to the finished product. Naturepedic is certified to meet this standard, demonstrating that the organic fiber in our products has been independently verified.
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Confirmed Formaldehyde Free

All Naturepedic products have been validated by the Underwriters Laboratories (UL) Environment Certification Program to meet the UL formaldehyde-free standard. UL develops a variety of standards to measure and validate performance, environmental health and sustainability.
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Forest Stewardship Council® / Rainforest Alliance

Rainforest Alliance has certified Naturepedic for Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) Chain of Custody of natural latex that meets FSC standards. FSC-certification meets rigorous environmental, social and economic criteria designed to protect lands, ecosystems and workers. Rainforest Alliance is listed on Charity Watch's Top Rated Charities.
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Made Safe

MADE SAFE means a product has been made with ingredients not known or suspected to cause human health harm. Materials in our products have been scrutinized by scientists and experts to ensure they do not contain harmful ingredients or release vapors, gases, or by-products that could impact human health.
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Naturepedic financially supports organizations working to make the world healthier, cleaner and more sustainable. The following organizations have recognized Naturepedic for its efforts in using healthier materials, sustainable business practices and renewable energy. While these companies have not formally evaluated or certified Naturepedic or its products, they stand with us in our desire for a better planet.

Healthy Child Healthy World Partner

Naturepedic is a Healthy Child Healthy World partner and is recognized for its high standards. Naturepedic offers superior products that meet the HCHW Quality Standards in the children’s mattress and bedding category.
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AllergyKids Foundation

Allergy Kids Foundation's goal is to protect American families from allergenic substances by providing information for people who want to protect the health of their loved ones.
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Ecology Center

The Ecology Center educates consumers and pushes corporations to make safer and healthier products. The Ecology Center recommends Naturepedic.
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Debra Lynn Dadd
Recommended Products

Debra Lynn Dadd wrote the first book on toxic chemicals in consumer products in 1984 and has been educating the public about toxics since. Read Debra’s Product Recommendation for Naturepedic Products and learn from her perspective on safer and healthier products.
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Kids for Saving Earth

This non-profit organization educates and inspires children through teachers and parents. Since 1989, KSE has provided "Education into Action" curriculum to thousands. KSE recommends Naturepedic.
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Environmental Media Association

EMA is dedicated to educating the public on environmental issues and motivating them to take action through television, film and music. EMA has recognized Naturepedic for providing healthier (and luxurious!) products.
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American Sustainable Business Council

Naturepedic is a member of the American Sustainable Business Council. ASBC advocates for stewardship, judicious use of resources, reinvestment, and attention to sustainability through the full product lifecycle. ASBC recommends Naturepedic.
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Blue Cure

Blue Cure Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing information on cancer prevention and treatment. Blue Cure has reviewed the Naturepedic facility and the materials used and recommends Naturepedic products.
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EPA Green Power Partner

Naturepedic is a recognized EPA Green Power Partner, publicly pledging its commitment to green power. Naturepedic supports renewable wind energy by purchasing Renewable Energy Credits (RECs) for 100% of its electricity usage from green-e certified provider NativeEnergy.
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Better Business Bureau

Naturepedic is a BBB accredited business. To meet accreditation standards, Naturepedic makes a committment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints. Naturepedic has earned and maintains a grade of "A" from the Better Business Bureau.
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Naturepedic is loved by parents, doctors and independent evaluators and has won more awards than any other mattress company. Some charge fees for their work in reviewing and evaluating products. Some receive complimentary or discounted products in exchange for their honest reviews. Please note that not every award applies to every product and awards are not certifications.

Baby & Children's
Product News

Baby Maternity

Cribsie Award

Mom Approved
Child Tested

Parent Tested,
Parent Approved

The National
Parenting Center

Mom's Best



Mom's Choice

Baby Bargains

Baby Maternity


Motherhood in

iParenting Media

Creative Child


Advocacy & Memberships

Naturepedic financially supports organizations working to make the world healthier, cleaner and more sustainable. While these companies have not formally evaluated or certified Naturepedic or its products, they stand with us in our desire for a better planet.


Naturepedic is registered with the Bedfax program. Bedfax provides transparency to consumers regarding the materials used in mattresses.
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Environmental Working Group

The EWG is a non-profit organization dedicated to health and the environment. The EWG has conducted groundbreaking research on toxics. Naturepedic assists EWG in its advocacy for non-toxic products.
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Ohio Environmental Council

Naturepedic is a member and active participant of the Ohio Environmental Council, Ohio’s leading advocate regarding environmental policy.
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Sustainable Furnishings Council

We support SFC, a non-profit industry organization focused on promoting sustainable practices among manufacturers, retailers and consumers.
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Ohio Sustainable Business Council

OSBC believes that small businesses such as ourselves play a key role in growing our economy in a manner that creates good jobs and lays the foundation for sustainable economic growth.
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Organic Trade Association

OTA's members work together to encourage and protect organic farming practices, and to share messages about the positive environmental attributes of organic products with consumers, the media, and policymakers.
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Organic Consumers Association

OCA is a grassroots non-profit organization campaigning for health, justice, and sustainability. The OCA deals with issues of industrial agriculture, children's health, environmental sustainability and other key topics.
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Textile Exchange

Textile Exchange (formerly known as Organic Exchange) is a non-profit organization working toward a global textile industry that protects and restores the environment and enhances lives.
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One Percent for the Planet

Naturepedic is proud to be a member of One Percent for the Planet. Naturepedic donates one percent (or more) of our annual gross income from our crib mattress and adult accessory sales to approved nonprofits which are dedicated to environmental causes.
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Women's Voices for the Earth

Naturepedic is a Business Partner of Women’s Voices for Earth. WVE focuses on eliminating toxic chemicals from our daily lives.
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Juvenile Products Manufacturers Association

JPMA is a trade organization representing companies like ourselves who manufacturer baby and infant products. JPMA is recognized as an organization dedicated to product safety. (JPMA does not currently certify any mattresses).
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First Candle Safe Sleep

First Candle is a non-profit organization dedicated to safe pregnancies and the survival of babies through the first years of life.
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Disclaimer: Naturepedic carries many certifications, awards, approvals, and recommendations. Naturepedic also belongs to various professional associations and participates in various environmental and sustainability advocacy initiatives. Naturepedic financially supports some of these organizations that share its mission of improving health and safety. Some of these organizations provide endorsements and certification programs in their operations, and some charge fees for their work in reviewing and evaluating products in connection with those programs. Some charge a licensing fee for use of their trademarks and service marks. Naturepedic has paid any applicable fees.

Naturepedic makes no "general" or "unqualified" environmental claims regarding any of its products, and attempts to meet and exceed all the standards in the FTC Green Guides. Not all Naturepedic certifications, awards, approvals, and recommendations apply to all Naturepedic products. Naturepedic does not display or otherwise use any logos which do not directly apply to Naturepedic. Naturepedic makes no medical claims regarding any of its products. For more information, please contact Naturepedic Customer Service: cs@naturepedic.com or 1-800-917-3342.

Naturepedic's Environmental Commitment Statement

Naturepedic is committed to protecting the environment through the materials sourced, products created, and business practices used. Read More.

Naturepedic is a family owned business with nearly all our products made in the U.S.A. from both domestic components and imported fabric and components. We believe in supporting our local and national economy and using the finest materials and Amish workmanship. For specific country of origin data, please refer to the product webpage or label.