Is memory foam latex?

Answer Memory foam, also known as viscoelastic foam, is made from polyurethane. Polyurethane is an organic compound that was developed during World War II to replace natural latex rubber. It does not cont... Read More »

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Are latex memory foam fumes safe?

Because natural latex can be manufactured without the use of hazardous chemicals such as methylene chloride, it's an attractive alternative to eco-conscious individuals wishing to avoid polyurethan... Read More »

I just purchased a gel memory foam pad. Can I use a heated mattress pad with the gel memory foam pad?

contact the maker of the gel memory pad. The heat may damage it!!

Is foam latex?

Foam is formed by trapping air bubbles within a liquid or solid, so latex itself isn't foam, as it is normally a thick, milky liquid. However, foam latex is a form of latex whipped into a foam and ... Read More »

Who invented latex foam?

"In 1929, a team of Dunlop scientists, led by Mr. E.A. Murphy, invented Dunlopillo latex foam,” according to the company website. Dunlopillo marketed the first latex mattresses to the world in 19... Read More »