mattresses-sqMattress and Box Spring Recycling

  • The CRD conducted a pilot program for the diversion of mattresses from landfilling at Hartland from 2009-2012. In 2013, mattress and box spring recycling became a regular program.
  • Mattresses and box springs are collected in the residential drop-off area at Hartland and are subject to the regular tipping fee rates.
  • Units are mechanically dismantled for their wood and steel components.


  • Mattresses
  • Box Springs
  • Items can be stained but not overly soiled

Not Accepted (for recycling)

  • Futon mattresses
  • Foam mattresses
  • Unsanitary mattresses (i.e. blood, bugs, urine)
  • Excessively wet mattresses
  • Burned mattresses

Covered Loads

All loads must be covered and secured in order to reduce litter on roadways. Those vehicles arriving with uncovered and/or unsecured loads will be charged double the normal fee.