Organic Mattresses, Inc. (OMI), based in Yuba City, California, is a manufacturer of mattresses, pads and pillows made without petrochemicals or other materials that are toxic or yield toxic products. "OrganicPedic" is their signature brand. The materials used in the OMI mattresses include naturally vulcanized latex (rubber), Texas organic cotton and California wool. None of the materials have been treated with chemical pesticides, sanitizers or fire retardants. This even extends to the threads used in sewing.
According to Organic Mattresses, Inc., "OMI’s handmade organic mattresses are manufactured in Northern California by expert artisans. There is a reason why OMI makes the #1-selling organic mattress made in the United States: we guarantee our purity.Organic Mattresses, Inc. (OMI) mattresses and bedding are produced in the nation's only large-scale 100% organic factory." This caution even extends to the employees' clothing and habits, such as no smoking, no perfumes, no fabric softeners.
Of the 14 models displayed on the OMI Products page, two (Fusion and Classic) have innersprings, one is a youth-child mattress, and one is a crib mattress, which means that Organic Mattresses, Inc. has a organic mattress for each member of the family. The fourteen models displayed are: OrganicPedic 81, Terra, Duo, Lago, Lago Nouveau, Flora, Flora Nouveau, Cascade, Fusion, Tahoe, Classic, Midori, Sierra, Youth Bed, and Crib Mattresses.
OMI and Naturepedic are the first two mattress manufacturers in the United States to be certified by GOTS, the Global Organic Textile Standard. OMI mattresses meet federal flammability resistance standards through the use of wool, since it is natural ly flame resistant. The Organic Mattresses, Inc. factory in Yuba City is a 100% organic production fcility. No products with harmful chemicals are made in this plant, therefore there is no chance of cross contamination.
There are several retailers carrying OMI mattresses. Nevertheless, some areas of the country are underserved. Also, OMI prices put their product out of the reach of many consumers,
Many OMI mattresses carry a 20-year limited warranty.