Get Financial Help for Collecting Dumped Mattresses

Get Financial Help for Collecting Dumped MattressesCalifornia agencies responsible for picking up illegally dumped mattresses from public right of ways can apply for financial help from the Mattress Recycling Council.

MRC has allocated $750,000 to fund this effort for 2016.

Eligible entities that wish to receive reimbursement, such as California local governments, certain permitted solid-waste facilities, and authorized solid-waste operations, must register and begin tracking the number of illegally dumped mattresses collected.

Register for the program and see the complete eligibility requirements and reporting instructions here, or contact Mark Patti, southern California program coordinator, at