Entries by Amanda Wall

CalRecycle Issues Proposed Regulations for the Used Mattress Recovery & Recycling Program

CalRecycle has issued Proposed Regulations for the Used Mattress Recovery and Recycling Program and began a 45-day comment period on the regulations that closes on February 11, 2015. A Public Hearing will be held on the proposed regulations on February 11, 2015 at CalRecycle. Further information may be found here http://www.calrecycle.ca.gov/Laws/Rulemaking/Mattresses/default.htm.

Mattress Recycling in the United States

MRC’s President Ryan Trainer and Vice President Chris Hudgins recently spoke to the National Recycling Coalition about mattress recycling in the United States. Learn more about how a mattress is recycled, common uses for the components and how MRC’s statewide programs in California, Connecticut and Rhode Island will work.

Mattress Recycling Council to Host California Stakeholder Meeting on Dec. 9

The Mattress Recycling Council (MRC), a non-profit organization established by the mattress industry and certified by CalRecycle to implement the Used Mattress Recovery and Recycling Act, will be hosting an in-person stakeholder meeting  in Oakland, Calif. MRC will provide an update on the California program. Affected stakeholders include mattress manufactures, retailers, consumers, solid waste facilities, […]

Mattress Recycling Council Hires Marketing & Communications Coordinator

Alexandria, VA – The Mattress Recycling Council (MRC) has hired Amanda Wall to coordinate the communications aspects of its recycling programs in Connecticut, Rhode Island and California. MRC is a non-profit organization created by the International Sleep Products Association (ISPA) to develop and implement statewide recycling programs for these states, which each enacted mattress recycling […]