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  • Eco-Friendly Yoga Mats: Why You Should Choose Them

    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? 

  • Guide to the Best Non-Toxic & Eco-Friendly Yoga Mats 2022

    Eco-friendly yoga mats include: rubber yoga mats, cork yoga mats and cotton yoga mats. Cork and rubber mats are made from trees and cotton mats are made from cotton plants. The most important decision you can make for your yoga practice is to choose a non-toxic, sustainable mat made from natural resources.
  • Are Handmade Yoga Rugs Better Than Plastic Yoga Mats?

    Yoga mats are an essential part of your practice -- have you thought about how yours is made? Not all yoga mats are made in the same way. Most rubber and plastic yoga mats are mass produced and extruded through machines. However, all of Yogasana’s organic cotton yoga rugs are handmade.