What's the most environmentally friendly way to dispose of old mattresses?

Lots More Information

Related Articles


  • "A List Of Five Supply Source Models For Mattress Recycling." Recycle Advice. April 23, 2011. (May 3, 2011)http://www.recycle-advice.info/a-list-of-five-supply-source-models-for-mattress-recycling/
  • "Buying a Bed Frame, Mattress, and Box Springs." Better Homes and Gardens. (May 1, 2011)http://www.bhg.com/rooms/bedroom/themes/buying-a-bed-frame-mattress-and-box-springs/?page=3
  • Champion, Sam. "Just One Thing." Nov. 6, 2009. (April 29, 2011)http://abcnews.go.com/GMA/JustOneThing/story?id=2953958
  • "Donate a Mattress." Donation Town. (May 1, 2011)http://www.donationtown.org/news/donate-a-mattress.html
  • "Earth Talk: Can you recycle your old mattress." The Christian Science Monitor. July 8, 2009. (May 1, 2011)http://www.csmonitor.com/Environment/Living-Green/2009/0708/earth-talk-can-you-recycle-your-old-mattress
  • "Find Recycling Centers." Earth911.com. (April 24, 2011)http://earth911.com/
  • Hasek, Glenn. "Biggest Barrier to Mattress Recycling: Not Knowing It Can Be Done." Green Lodging News. April 7, 2011. (May 1, 2011)http://www.greenlodgingnews.com/biggest-barrier-mattress-recycling--not-knowing-it
  • Jio, Sarah. "Fact or Fiction: Mattresses Doubling in Weight From Dust Mites." June 5, 2009. (April 29, 2011)http://www.glamour.com/health-fitness/blogs/vitamin-g/2009/06/fact-or-fiction-mattresses-dou.html
  • "Mattresses." Earth911.com. (April 24, 2011)http://earth911.com/recycling/household/mattresses/facts-about-mattresses/
  • "Mattress Recycling." St. Vincent de Paul. (April 24, 2011)http://www.svdp.us/what-we-do/recycling-and-manufacturing/mattress-recycling/
  • "Recycling Facilities." International Sleep Products Association. (May 1, 2011)http://www.sleepproducts.org/Sustainability/RecyclingFacilities.php

More to Explore