An excellent pillow for allergy sufferers as latex is hypoallergenic, hygienic and antibacterial, dust mite, mould and mildew resistant without any added chemicals. This pillow comes with a removable/washable (cool water) certified organic cotton cover. Please note, the latex insert is non washable. Handcrafted in our own Sydney workshop. Please keep in mind as with any new pillow it may take a week or so to adjust.