Return to the roots of yoga
Question: If yogis are supposed to embrace the earth…why do a majority of Western yoga practitioners use ‘sticky mats’ made of harmful PVC containing plastics?
It’s no secret that plastic mats are harmful to the environment, which is in direct conflict with a yoga practitioner’s journey.
Video courtesy of the Safe Water Advocacy Alliance, to see the dangers of PVC:
The practice of yoga requires a sense of purity and a connection to nature, neither of which can be found atop a mat made of plastic or rubber.