Pegasus Home Fashions Launches Beautyrest® CERTIFIED asthma & allergy friendly® Collection
In partnership with the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) we are delighted to announce that Pegasus Home Fashions’ Beautyrest® CERTIFIED asthma & allergy friendly® pillow, mattress pad, and comforter have earned the coveted asthma & allergy friendly® certification.
The asthma & allergy friendly® Certification Program, established in the United States by AAFA and ASL, helps consumers identify products for the home that are more suitable for people with asthma and allergies. Products undergo independent testing to meet scientific standards established by the program. The certification mark is only awarded to those products that pass those standards.
CERTIFIED asthma & allergy friendly® bedding is tested and certified to provide an effective barrier against dust mite allergen and other common household allergens. Pegasus’ Beautyrest® CERTIFIED asthma & allergy friendly® pillow, mattress pad, and comforter have demonstrated the following:
● Outer fabric is effective barrier to the passage of allergens
● Breathable for comfort
● Can be easily cleaned to remove allergen accumulation
● Withstand wear and tear of recommended cleaning techniques
● Contain no chemicals above certification levels known to trigger allergy and asthma symptoms
Pegasus’ Beautyrest® CERTIFIED asthma & allergy friendly® pillow, mattress pad, and comforter have met these requirements and are certified to reduce allergens and irritants while contributing to a healthier indoor environment in the bedroom.
“We spend up to 8 hours per night in the bedroom, so it is important that we keep allergy triggers at bay,” said Dr. John McKeon, CEO of ASL. “We are pleased that Pegasus Home Fashions has contributed to the availability of high-quality bedding that has met our stringent technical and scientific standards for controlling indoor allergens and improving indoor air quality.”
Pegasus Home Fashions is a family owned and operated company that has been in business for over 30 years. As a world class manufacturer and wholesaler, Pegasus strives to offer an assortment of products to meet the needs of all consumers, consistently staying up-to-date with new materials, products, techniques and technologies and their commitment to products like the Beautyrest® Collection that support healthy indoor air quality is testament to this.
“Pegasus Home Fashions is extremely excited and proud to offer an assortment of products now CERTIFIED asthma & allergy friendly®,” said Bill Deliberti, president of Pegasus Home Fashions. “Bedding is a key component in controlling allergens, dust mite allergen and pet dander in the bedroom and a big step in achieving a healthier home. The asthma & allergy friendly® certification adds a level of trust for a discriminating consumer in today’s market. We are thrilled to be working with great partners like the Certification Program and will continue to expand our offerings to help consumers get a more restful and healthier night’s sleep.”
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