132 x 70 "The New Ultima Easychange. A Safer " Non-TCPP foam" Pocket Sprung Cot Mattress.
Compare the Features and Benefits of the New Safer "TCPP FREE" foam pocket sprung mattress
The pocket springs are encapsulated in"TCPP FREE";Foam.
TCPP(tris (1-chloro-2-propyl) phosphate) is toxic chemical used as a flame retardant in foam. it has been linked to adverse effects on the nervous system and thyroid.
Vita have developed and new way of fireproofing foam without the use of TCPP and greatly improving the quality of the foam
The New "TCPP FREE" foam has a gorgeous feel. It has a welcoming initial lie, wonderful support and instant recovery back to its original shape. The best quality foam we have seen for many years.
Foam reacts poorly to heat weight and damp (which is what a baby is!) These three conditions affects the foam and makes it dip and dent. This does not happen with the New TCPP FREE foam. This foam will give years of excellent support.
To comply with the 10 cm British Standard cot mattress depth there is only enough room for a 2 cm; foam to cover a 6 cm quality pocket spring. 2 cm of TCPP FREE foam will give continued support as your baby develops into being an athletic toddler. You will not be buying another mattress for your cot bed. This is a mattress built to last.
The photo below shows the density of TCPP FREE foam we use. No other cot mattress in the UK uses such a high quality foam
It is absolutely vital that the core if the mattress stays dry. To achieve this we cover the TCPP FREE foam pocket sprung base with a waterproof easy wipe clean Safetex base cover, this cover can be removed and machine washed.
On top of the Safetex cover zips a Coolmax© and Maxispace topper. This luxurious Toppers offers temperature control and helps to avoid your baby from over-heating. The Coolmax© wicks away excess heat and the Maxispace helps disperses the heat.
The luxury Coolmax and Maxispace topper fabric holds a significant amount of air it is highly breathable, Do not cover it with a waterproof sheet . All the protection needed for the core is supplied by the Safetex cover below.
Maintaining hygiene standards
When the inevitable accident happens, if the topper get soiled just unzip it and put it in the wash. Wipe the Safetex cover. Use Milton or equivalent anti bacterial product. Then just zip on the spare Coolmax and Maxispace topper provided.
Your lovely TCPP FREE foam, pocket sprung mattress with the spare Coolmax and Maxispace topper.
We are all changing the ways we look after our planet and one way to do this is to buy a mattress that will last for many babies. Rather than a cheap mattress that you will need to buy two at least for a five year stint.
There is an old adage "NEW BABY, NEW MATTRESS, This was all relevant in the late 80s but not so now with new technology and if you buy a top quality product with all the safety features discussed.
You can use a mattress for another child if :-
1) You know its history and how well it was looked after.
2) The mattress has a protector (preferably wipe clean and or washable) that is waterproof and will prevent body fluids getting to the core foam or springs or coir and lambswool The waterproof protector can sit under a washable cover and over the base.
3) The covers have been washed regularly at 60°c the temperature required to kill dust mites.
4 ) The mattress has no visible dents or dips has been well maintained.
5) The mattress has been stored clean. All covers or toppers and protective core cover all can be machine washable at 60°c. A fixed waterproof protective base cover can be cleaned with an anti-bacterial cleaner like Milton.
If you have bought a quality mattress you will be able to use it again and again provided it passes the 5 conditions above.
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