Is it 40 degrees Celsius or 60 degrees Celsius for dust mites? Firstly, there is a distinction between dust mites themselves, and dust mite allergen, both in terms of how to remove them, and in terms of how allergenic they are. People are generally not allergic to dust mites themselves; they are allergic to the waste and other materials the dust mites produce.
Misleading Baby Mattress Product Claims - this story is one of the classic con job and thankfully one which was exposed. New parents in the baby mattress market were being duped. This particular case is a great example that shows credible third party certification and testing is essential. Far be it from us to say ‘We told you so’ … but when you see this kind of thing in the baby mattress market, you’d have to say Pure Zees is going in the right direction in product claims substantiation for the sake of the consumer.
Reducing exposure to house dust mites improves the chances of your baby avoiding asthma and hay fever. The likelihood of acquiring a house dust mite allergy is linked to exposure to the house dust mite itself. A German study through the first three years of life found a direct link between exposure to the two main house dust mite allergens and the development of asthma or hay fever.