Eco Friendly Yoga Mat
When choosing a yoga mat, there are several factors to consider. The first and most important is material. While there are many different kinds of materials for yoga mats, such as rubber, foam, or PVC plastic, the best option is typically something that is eco-friendly. The color of your mat is also important.
Consider several factors when selecting a yoga mat for pregnancy. Designed to benefit you both physically and spiritually, is it possible that your yoga practice is actually causing you (and your unborn child) harm? If you use a PVC yoga mat, then the answer very well may be yes.
When a PVC mat is no longer useful, what happens to it? If yogis are supposed to be tree-hugging and earth-loving types…trying to make the world a better place – one downward-dog at a time - why do so many yoga practitioners use ‘sticky mats’ made of harmful PVC-containing plastics?