What is the filling-material inside?
Coop Home Goods – It is a highly comfortable pillow filled with shredded memory foam. The foam is independently tested, analyzed and accredited by testing laboratories to guarantee high standard of manufacturing. Coop Home Goods pillows also meet the standards set by CeriPUR-US that acknowledges content, emissions and durability. For consumer safety the manufacturers ensure that the pillow is made without ozone depleters, PBDEs, TDCPP, TCEP flame retardants, mercury, lead and heavy metals, formaldehyde, phthalates regulated by the CPSC, or CFCs.
Snuggle Pedic – The pillow is created using 43% Viscose of Bamboo, 56.4% Polyester and on.6% Lycra. This unique combination makes it perfect for providing amazing comfort and keeps the users cool entire night. The foam in Snuggle Pedic is a Biogreen product and CertiPUR-US certified to promote high standards. It does not include any ozone depleters, PBDE flame retardants, mercury, lead and other heavy metals, formaldehyde and phthalates. It has a low Volatile Organic Compound (VOC) emissions for indoor air quality (less than 0.5 parts per million) and is regulated by Consumer Product Safety Commission.
What is the cover is made of?
Coop Home Goods – It has bamboo fabric along with memory foam that keeps the cover and pillow hypoallergenic and dust mite resistant. There is polyester mix with 40% bamboo in the cover making it environment-friendly fabric that is soft and comfortable. Lycra, bamboo and polyester used in Coop Home Goods cover make the best bedding fabrics and lasts for a long time. It feels like silk or satin and is washable for ease of cleaning. Bamboo also is highly eco-friendly and is a natural and renewable resource. Its threads are long and smooth to avoid bunching, pilling or breaking which is found in cotton material. Also the cover has anti-microbial properties to safeguard users against bacteria, mold and mildew. Cool Home Goods cover also works great for people with allergies as it breathes naturally and resists moisture buildup. The airflow also ensures that it stays cool during the night. Plus it comes with farm raised bamboo that have no chemicals, fertilizers or pesticides used to grow.
Snuggle Pedic – The pillow comes with a non-removable Ultra-Luxurious Kool-Flow Micro-Vented Bamboo Coer. It is a Snuggle Pedic proprietary blend of bamboo, polyester and Lycra that provides comfort and works best with the pillow. The design of the cover fabric includes micro-vents that lets air circulate to avoid body heat build-up. The bamboo material also has moisture-wicking capability to absorb sweat and heat to resist bacteria build-up. Snuggle Pedic has eco-friendly bamboo material that is comfortable to use with high thread count sheet that is used in best hotels. It provides enjoyable sleep, soft feeling and lasts for a long time.
Does it get lumpy?
Coop Home Goods – It consists of small shredded pieces of memory foam which are used for providing optimum comfort in the pillow. Due to use of these pieces it may feel a little lumpy on touch but does not affect its performance. It does get lumpy after few uses but can be fluffed to bring it back in shape quickly.
Snuggle Pedic – The pillow becomes lumpy and uncomfortable too quickly. After several use, Snuggle Pedic starts to lose shape. And trying to revamp its structure with washing and drying as per the manufacturer’s instructions does not help. It can be useful and as a result force purchasing of new pillows too often.
Does it go flat?
Coop Home Goods – The pillow is designed in such a way that even after extensive use it does not go flat. The fluffiness is maintained by the cushion. To fluff it back in shape one can simply put it in the dryer and follow the instructions. Or simply fluff Coop Home Goods pillow a little while making the bed in the morning. Also noticeable lumps do not cause any issues and can compress while sleeping on and goes away with fluffing.
Snuggle Pedic – The use of memory foam pillow in shredded foam ensures that it never goes flat even after elongated usage.
Does it help with snoring?
Coop Home Goods – The pillow is comfortable to use and provides full comfort to the head, neck and back. But there is no substantial proof that it helps in relieving snoring.
Snuggle Pedic – It helps in relieving snoring.
My Pillow – It is reviewed to be not helpful at all and is poorly aligned for few users which can increase their snoring instead of relieving it.
Is it machine washable?
Coop Home Goods – It is machine washable with cold water but should not be bleached. Also it should be dried in the sun for 8-10 hours after it or using a low tumble dry.
Snuggle Pedic – It is machine washable but is recommended to use cold water. The washing machine should be well balanced. Once done the pillow can be squeezed to drain excess water and dried. Snuggle Pedic can also be used in drier but should be done at low heat. Tuble drying in low takes about 2 to 2 ½ hours to make revitalize the pillow.