IKEA has banned the use of chlorine bleaching agents in the production of textiles and paper products due to the negative impact on the environment.
IKEA has strict requirements for the use of phthalates in all our products, and we have totally banned them in children’s and food-contact products.
Since 1996 IKEA has banned harmful dyestuffs, e.g. azo dyes, in textile and leather production.
The cotton in this product is grown with less water, less chemical fertilizers and less chemical pesticides, while increasing profit margins for the farmers. That way, we lower our environmental impact.
By using a renewable material like cotton in this product, we avoid using fossil or finite materials.