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one percent for the planet

You shop we give back, 1% of your purchase to protect the planet, reducing toxic chemicals in our environment to improve the quality of life for all living things. Together we can protect health, our communities and the planet.

one percent for the planet

 

“The Futon Shop shares the responsibility of protecting our planet.”

- CEO Suzanne Diamond


The Futon Shop gives back

California Wildlife

california wildlife

California Wildlife

California Wildlife Center takes responsibility for the protection of native wildlife through rehabilitation, education, and conservation. It is dedicated to the rescue and rehabilitation of native California species, who otherwise would be left to suffer from the effects of human encroachment, habitat destruction and environmental damage. Our core work is the rescue and rehabilitation of sick, injured and orphaned native wildlife, supported by state-of-the-art animal care and rehabilitation facilities, a cadre of professionally-trained staff, dedicated volunteers and an engaged community.

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Aquarium of the pacific

Aquarium of The Pacific

The Aquarium of the Pacific’s mission is to instill a sense of wonder, respect, and stewardship for the Pacific Ocean, its inhabitants, and ecosystems. The Aquarium of the Pacific was the first among museums, zoos, and aquariums in the nation to register its greenhouse gases and is a leader in green practices, including its LEED platinum Watershed classroom. the Aquarium is involved in numerous conservation efforts, including sustainable seafood, watershed education, ocean literacy, and more. Our team of scientific divers collects critical data used by a variety of ocean research institutes and reporting agencies.The Aquarium brings together scientists, educators, community leaders, and policymakers to develop solutions to complex environmental issues.

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aquarium of the pacific

Surfrider foundation

Surfrider foundation

The Surfrider Foundation

The Surfrider Foundation is a community of everyday people who passionately protect our playground - the ocean, waves, and beaches -that provide us so much enjoyment.Surfrider engages with environmental experts to create solutions, unite local and national resources to protect the coast, and leverage our local chapter network’s knowledge with a national perspective.

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5gyres

5gyres

The Futon Shop commits to supporting 5Gyres work to end the global health crisis of plastic pollution. Through art, education, and adventure, 5Gyres empowers action against the global health crisis of plastic pollution.Oceana campaigns to protect and restore the world’s oceans. Their teams of marine scientists, economists, lawyers and advocates win specific and concrete policy changes to reduce pollution and to prevent the irreversible collapse of fish populations, marine mammals and other sea life. We’re honored to support this critical work.

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5gyres

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The Futon Shop’s Initiative

Farm To Bedroom

Farm To Bedroom

Farm to Bedroom at The Futon Shop refers to the futon and mattress industry. Consumers shopping at The Futon Shop know exactly where each ingredient comes from. First The Futon Shop finds local vendors with certified organic wool, certified pesticide-free organic cotton, and certified top quality organic latex. After finding ingredients for mattresses, futons, futon slip covers, and pillows, the next step is garnetting and assembling over 40 futons and mattresses for a natural and healthy home.


Social Sustainability

Social Sustainability

The Futon Shop joins partnerships in the community that share the same responsibility, mission, and passion for a healthy home, family, and planet. The Futon Shop is proud to have joined partnerships with businesses, organizations, and organic bloggers that share the belief that it is important to protect our health and the health of our environment.


The Organic Home

The Organic Home

The Futon Shop is proud to handcraft the largest affordable organic mattress, sofa bed and futon collections in America since 1976.. Only the best natural ingredients and 100% certified organic materials goes into each and every futon and mattress, eliminating toxic fire retardants with wool as a natural barrier.


Economic Sustainability

Economic Sustainability

As a sustainable mattress company, we strive to ensure that we consume natural resources (materials, energy, land, water, etc.) at a sustainable rate. We seek resources that are environmentally-friendly and renewable, recyclable, and always consider environmental factors and their impact on human health when sourcing our materials and manufacturing our products. Eliminating pollutants, reducing chemical exposure and offsetting our carbon footprint is of prime importance to us.


One percent for the planet