The two most widely used yoga mats are TPE and PVC. These two advantages are in line with national environmental standards, can be recycled, will not pollute the environment, which TPE is the most environmentally friendly, and no peculiar smell.
The most important thing is to choose a yoga mat is to be soft, stick to the ground, when the ground is stronger, when sweating can not slide, preferably easy to carry. The second is to have a better waterproof, non-slip performance.
Here for you to introduce these kinds of yoga mat for detailed introduction
TPE Foam Cushion Main ingredient is TPE and Eva and artificial rubber, production cost is higher, production process is high, industry entry threshold is high. Products of good quality, flexible feet, soft and non-slip effect is high. Plastic-free, easy to decompose, is the current more optimistic products, deeply loved by environmentalists. TPE mats can now be done in 10 mm thick.
PVC Foam mat is more extensive, cheaper price, color diversity, low production costs, simple process, easy system according to the requirements of customers to do the logo, by the popular favorite. The disadvantage is that plastic products are not easy to decompose naturally, polluting the earth.
Eva cushions are also environmentally friendly, inexpensive and high-end. The low Eva is too soft and tastes too heavy. High-grade quality is very good, but the thickness can only do 4 mm. The Middle East market prefers Eva cushions.
Latex pads, which usually add a layer of hay to the surface, cost a cushion of PVC and TPE. is also regarded as environmental protection of the Earth's products. The American market prefers more.
The CBR cushion is too heavy and the cost is not low. Wear-resistant and slippery, tasteless, usually black.
The thickness of the yoga mat is mainly 3 mm, 4 mm, 5 mm, 6 mm, 7 mm. 6 mm is the standard thickness. More suitable for beginners, TPE mat can do 10 mm, very soft.