How to Responsibly “DIY” Recycle Your Mattress
DIY mattress recycling – what does that really mean? What are the necessary steps in the process? What are your goals in ‘doing it yourself’? ? Whether you’re trying to protect the environment, or just trying to avoid a landfill ban, there are a couple of different approaches you can take when recycling your old […]
The Mattress Menace: Identifying Bed Bugs and Taking Action Against Infestations
Many of us cringe when we hear the mention of bedbugs. We look around, scratch our arms and feel like something is crawling on us, near us, or around us. This is only a natural response as we have all been conditioned to believe that bed bugs are creepy crawlers – the bug vampires ?of […]
When is a Mattress Not Fully Recyclable?
Mattresses seem like they are one-time-use items, but did you know 99% of all mattresses are recyclable? Even damaged and wet ones! However, there is that one percent of mattresses that are unable to be recycled. These are called non-conforming units. These units are not recyclable due to the condition of the unit that reduces […]
Let Your New Year Resolution be to Recycle your Mattress vs Landfilling it!
Do you have a New Year’s resolution? Does it involve recycling? Well good news you can start your New Year’s resolution on the right foot by recycling your old mattress. And if you need an incentive to start that New Year’s Resolution on the right foot – The state of Massachusetts in November of 2022 […]