According to the World Health Organization (WHO) research, the most amount of agricultural pest control chemicals are used for cotton in the world. Furthermore, the pesticides and insecticides that are used for destroying the unwanted organisms are used at the highest level for cotton growing. World Health Organization states that most of these pest control chemicals, pesticides and insecticides that are used at textiles industry contain severely dangerous toxic substances that threaten the human health.
Did you know that thousands of chemicals are used for cotton growing?
Approximately 15-25% of the worlds pesticides are used to grow non-organic (conventional) cotton. When you buy organic cotton, you are choosing a fiber and a healthy product that are free from pesticides, herbicides, formaldehyde, acetone, heavy metals, toxic substances, chemicals and so much more.
Babytoly is passionately and thoroughly dealing with all the entire technical and operative agricultural and textile production stages by using non GMOs, natural seeds, drug-free and chemical-free materials to eventually produce healthy organic cotton products adherence to the GOTS Organic Textile quality standards.
What is Organic Cotton?
Organic cotton is the healthiest and safest cotton that considers the entire eco system, natural environment. Consequently, organic cotton growing is using natural and sustainable production techniques to assist plant growth, repel pests and protect and encourage wildlife habitats. No toxic substances and chemicals are used in processing and manufacturing of organic cotton products. Therefore, organic cotton is produced by farms applying 100% natural agriculture where no synthetic chemical pesticides, herbicides and fertilizers are used.
Why Should We Choose Organic Cotton Clothes?
Conventional (non organic products that contain chemicals) cotton products contain carcinogenic and harmful chemical substances that directly penetrate into the textile products when they are produced by conventional manufacturing techniques. Correspondingly, we wear these textiles all day; for this reason, our skin is exposed to them very long time. Inevitably, the cotton content includes very harmful toxic chemicals that our skin absorbs unawares that result in serious threat on humanhealth. Considering that baby skin is 3 to 5 times sensitive than adults, this threat leads even more serious risks on babies. For this reason, choosing organic cotton helps protect your dearie babies from health hazards and prevent the dangerous chemical intake that might accumulate in their body throughout their life.