Why clean mattresses? There is a growing amount of scientific data that reveals better environmental hygiene improves health. The EPA has consistently ranked indoor air pollution among the top five environmental risks to public health. 50% of all illnesses are caused by or aggravated by polluted indoor air.
#1indoor allergen source is common house dust mite and the dander from pets. About 60%of mites in the home are found in the mattress.
To effectively control dust mite allergens, the mattress should be regularly cleaned, about every 6 months for allergy sufferers.