Connecticut mattress-recycling FAQs

Connecticut mattress-recycling FAQs

How do I explain this fee and program to my customers? The Mattress Recycling Council has developed a receipt attachment and a customer-facing microsite about Connecticut’s mattress recycling program (www.byebyemattress.com). It explains the fee and common questions. To place an order for receipt attachments, contact Amanda Wall, MRC’s marketing and communications coordinator, at awall@mattressrecyclingcouncil.org. MRC […]

Nation’s First Statewide Mattress Recycling Program Debuts In Connecticut

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 1, 2015 Contact: Amanda Wall work: (571) 482-5431 cell: (713) 829-7748 awall@mattressrecyclingcouncil.org Nation’s First Statewide Mattress Recycling Program Debuts In Connecticut Allows Connecticut Residents No-Cost Drop-Off at Participating Collection Sites & Recycling Facilities Alexandria, VA – Today, Connecticut becomes the first state in the nation with a statewide recycling program for […]

O’Donnell joins MRC as managing director

The Mattress Recycling Council has hired Mike O’Donnell as managing director to oversee the implementation of its mattress-recycling programs in California, Connecticut and Rhode Island. Based in the Pacific Northwest, he will be responsible for leading MRC’s day-to-day operations and managing program coordinators as they work with their state’s municipalities, retailers, transporters and recyclers. Previously […]

MRC hires marketing and communications coordinator

The Mattress Recycling Council has hired Amanda Wall to coordinate communications for its recycling programs in California, Connecticut and Rhode Island. MRC is a nonprofit organization created by the International Sleep Products Association to develop mattress recycling programs for these states, which passed mattress-recycling laws in 2013. MRC’s objective is to facilitate mattress recycling in […]

Mattress Recycling Council hires program coordinator

(news release) For Immediate Release October 28, 2014 Contact: Shelly Sullivan (916) 858-8686 Mattress Recycling Council Hires Southern California Program Coordinator (ALEXANDRIA, VA) – The Mattress Recycling Council (MRC) has hired Mark Patti as its Southern California Program Coordinator. Mr. Patti will work with municipalities, retailers and other generators of mattresses, transporters and recyclers as […]

Justine Fallon joins Mattress Recycling Council as program coordinator

Justine Fallon joins Mattress Recycling Council as program coordinator

Justine Fallon has joined the Mattress Recycling Council as MRC’s Northeast program coordinator. In this new position, Fallon will act as a liaison between mattress collection sites, transporters and recyclers. “We are excited to welcome Justine to the MRC team,” said Ryan Trainer, president of both MRC and the International Sleep Products Association. “With years […]

Mattress Recycling Council releases educational videos

Mattress Recycling Council releases educational videos

The Mattress Recycling Council, a nonprofit organization formed by the International Sleep Products Association, has released three videos that provide retailers in Connecticut, California and Rhode Island the basic information they need about new recycling laws as preparations for launching mattress-recycling programs in those states move ahead. Connecticut is the first state to implement its […]

What is the Mattress Recycling Council?

What is the Mattress Recycling Council?

The Mattress Recycling Council is a nonprofit organization established by the mattress industry to create and manage state-level recycling programs. Using fees that retailers collect from consumers, MRC contracts with service providers to collect and recycle mattresses. The MRC board members, who serve staggered two-year terms, are Ryan Trainer, International Sleep Products Association; Catherine Lyons, […]

News release: Mattress Recycling Council to hold drop-in Q&A session in Las Vegas

News release: Mattress Recycling Council to hold drop-in Q&A session in Las Vegas

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 23, 2014 Contact: Shelly Sullivan (916) 858-8686 Mattress Recycling Council to Hold Drop-in Q&A Session at Las Vegas Market for Mattress Retailers and Manufacturers (Alexandria, VA) – The Mattress Recycling Council (MRC) is hosting an informal mattress recycling Q&A session during the Las Vegas Market in the ISPA Lounge, Building B, […]