Hugger Mugger Urban Tapas Mat â€“ made from recycled rubber
The Hugger Mugger Urban Tapas Mat is a super durable, eco-friendly yoga mat. Made from a combination of both natural rubber and recycled rubber, the Urban Tapas features a scrim of polyester and organic cotton for nonslip performance. The Tapas does not contain any latex, phthalates, or PVC.
With 5mm of thickness, the Urban Tapas provides plenty of cushion for your workouts. The thinner profile and superb cushion of natural rubber, makes the Urban Tapas perfect for all types of yoga and Pilates practice.
The Tapas is a bit lighter than other natural yoga mats, but it still may be too heavy to travel with. If you are looking for a travel yoga mat, check out the lightweight and packable Hugger Mugger Tapas Travel Mat.
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Why they rock:
- 100% rubber mat – 50/50 sustainably harvested and recycled rubber
- No lead, PVC, cadmium or heavy metals
- Biodegradable (except for the polyester scrim)
- Unique manufacturing process gives super grip
- Measures 4mm thick, 72 inch long, and 26 inch wide
Seat-of-the-pants rating: 8 out of 10
The Hugger Mugger Urban Tapas Mat is a nice eco-friendly choice because it contains both natural and recycled rubber. It isnâ€™t totally biodegradable though like the Prana Natural Yoga Mat, since it still contains some polyester. The mat feels a bit stickier and lighter in weight than some of the other eco-friendly mats.