here are always benefits to the environment in using eco-friendly materials. But did you know those benefits can also be great for you and your little one. Here are some highlights to the fabrics used here at Weebee Precious.
Linen is considered a “healthy fabric”. Although it has been used for thousands of years, researchers are always finding new health benefits in using linen. Linen is hypo-allergenic, antibacterial, thermo-regulating and gives garments gamma and solar radiation protection.
Organic cotton is not only soft; it is grown without chemicals, synthetic fertilizers, pesticides, herbicides and so on, which is great for the environment. Cotton is breathable for the skin and is always consider a great choice of fabric in using for children’s clothing and accessories.
Bamboo is a sustainable resource. Rayon form Bamboo is water absorbent, soft and great for easy wicking. Meaning it will always leave you cooler and drier than synthetics or cotton. The Bamboo plant does not require pesticides and herbicides to thrive, which means less pollution.
Organic Hemp is easy to achieve since it does not require pesticides and herbicides. Being the first plant used for textiles; it is known to be strong, mildew resistant, machine washable and hypo-allergenic. Hemp also gets softer with use and gives garments a natural UV protection.
We care about your little one as well as our planet! Right down to the packaging. All items including instruction manuals are printed on eco-friendly (recycled) paper. Our plastic packaging for smaller items (ie. hats, wash cloths and nursing pads) is bio-degradable and sticker labeling is printed on material that is bio-degradable in commercial compost in 16 days. We package our carriers in reusable bags!