Ideas Sought to Combat Illegal Mattress Dumping

Deadline: 5 p.m. (PST), Friday, Nov. 17

Posted: Sept. 29

Category: Operations RFP

MRC will again fund pilot projects that further these goals. MRC will provide up to $100,000 to fund one or more projects in 2024.

MRC intends to award funding to project(s) that will:

    • Establish or improve education about existing Mattress collection channels (through no-costretailer pickup and/or MRC drop-off sites)
    • Establish or improve awareness or enforcement of illegal dumping laws for Mattresses

    • Establish or improve Mattress drop-off programs

    • Beautify the area of an illegal dump site to deter future dumping

California communities that meet the criteria specified in the application can apply.

The deadline for submitting completed applications is 5 p.m. (PST), Friday, Nov. 17.