Connecticut

Connecticut State Law

Connecticut’s Public Act 13-42 (as amended) requires mattress manufacturers to create a statewide recycling program for mattresses and box springs discarded in the state.

Annual Reports

MRC’s Bye Bye Mattress program in Connecticut collected more than 184,000 mattresses and diverted nearly 3,000 tons of material from the waste stream during its most recent reporting period. The program also met or exceeded performance goals related to municipal, retail, healthcare and educational facility participation. Learn more in our 2018-19 Connecticut Annual Report. For previous reporting periods, download archived Annual Reports below.

2017-2018 2016-2017 2015-2016

Legal Obligations for Retailers

Obligations vary depending on what role a company plays in the manufacturing, distribution, sale or renovation of mattresses and box springs. Businesses not complying with the law can be prohibited from selling their products in Connecticut and face financial penalties.

Legal Obligations for Producers/Renovators

Obligations vary depending on what role a company plays in the manufacturing, distribution, sale or renovation of mattresses and box springs. Businesses not complying with the law can be prohibited from selling their products in Connecticut and face financial penalties.

Approved Program Plan

Review the Connecticut Mattress Stewardship Plan that went into effect May 1, 2015.