The Futon Shop is a member of 1% for the planet, and donates 1% of all sales to environmental causes we care about. For over 40 years in the furniture industry, The Futon Shop’s mission is to educate consumers and offer toxic free furniture. Eliminating toxins from our homes, schools, and public areas from our families is important to The Futon Shop.
“The Futon Shop feels a responsibility to our planet.”
- CEO Suzanne Diamond
The Futon Shop’s Initiative
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.
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 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.
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.