Mattress is non biodegradable because of the materials that are made of it from foams, plastics, springs, etc. it can take centuries for it to decompose and when you think of it mattresses are big and heavy it can take a lot of space in our landfills that is why it is important that we find ways to reduce our landfills and save our environment.
- Find a Recycling Company in your State
Nowadays there are a lot of people who support an eco-friendly movement there are even recycling industries wherein they do mattress recycling we need to research if we have this in our area in that way we can dispose of our junk properly. Hiring junk removal service would also have ideas and connection in recycling so they can dispose of it properly.
- Sell it
Some people find an affordable second-hand mattress that is why if your mattress is still in good condition you can sell it online or even when you are having a garage sale in that way some people can still use it at the same time you earn money, help the environment and have a much cleaner home.
Some junk removal service would also know the best way to donate your mattress you can also search online in which you can donate this mattress to some people may need it like shelters you can help other people who can’t afford to have a comfortable sleeping area and that would be a good feeling to help others and to save your environment from too many landfills.
- Recycle it
You can get pieces and parts of your mattress and recycle it your self if you have the time you can be creative about it and make even more useful things out of these parts.
When you take down mattresses and get parts of it and even sell it to junk shops that accept metals and coils in that way you can earn money and recycle some parts of it.
When you take down the components of your mattress you can make get the wood for fire in your chimneys, you can get metal and coils for scraps or make other useful things, you can get the padding and foams and make smaller pillows or pet beds out of it, Fabrics can be made as rag or other quilting needs.
That is why it is important that we research first on things that we can do before just simply throwing our trash it can help us in many ways.
It can help us reduce landfills from growing wider and bigger and help our environment more, we can earn and save money by recycling and selling it, and a lot more purpose and benefit we just need to be creative about it.
So call your pros if you need help and they will help you pick up and deliver your mattress where you want it to be.