The New Haven Solid Waste and Recycling Authority participates in a Connecticut State-mandated program for recycling mattresses and box springs.
Mattresses and box springs from the local area are recyclable at the New Haven Transfer Station, as long as they are dry, fairly clean. and not significantly damaged, and do not have insect infestation.
UNACCEPTABLE MATTRESSES OR BOX SPRINGS:
- Severely damaged, twisted, wet, frozen, excessively moldy or soiled
- Infested with bed bugs or other living organisms
- Futons, water beds, juvenile products, car beds