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Rhode Island Mattress Recycling Transportation

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS DUE 2/5/2019 The Mattress Recycling Council (MRC) is requesting proposals for transportation services in Rhode Island. This Request for Proposals (RFP) evaluates the costs and capabilities of transportation companies to help MRC comply with Rhode Island General Law 23-90, which requires mattress manufacturers to create a statewide recycling program for discarded mattresses. […]

California’s Illegally Dumped Mattress Initiative

As part of California’s law, MRC developed the Illegally Dumped Mattress Collection Initiative to identify where mattresses are illegally dumped in the state, and proactively address the issue in affected communities. One component of this strategy includes financial compensation to entities responsible for collecting illegally dumped mattresses in their communities. Entities responsible for collection of […]