Old and discarded mattresses pose several threats when they end up in landfills. This setup is because they are not biodegradable and will take centuries to break down into smaller pieces. Even centuries may not be enough to decompose heavy and large metallic springs. Mattresses possess chemicals that leech into the ground and end up in our waters and food supplies.
How can you dispose of mattresses responsibly?
It is a visible awkwardness to dispose of the mattress in the regular trash bin. The bulk waste program may also not accept a mattress as part of the materials they can transport or recycle. Junkyard Angels has a removal service that will transport your mattress to a proper recycling facility. The main perk of choosing us is that we will remove the mattress no matter your location and leave it at the appropriate disposal site.
What is mattress recycling?
Mattress recycling in Vancouver involves taking apart the components of a mattress to reuse them in other relevant procedures. It is not the same as refurbishing because the recycling staff will disassemble the pallet completely, whereas a refurbishing team will reupholster and resell.
The good news about the procedure is that most materials have a secondary purpose. The following is a list of all elements that make up a bedding and possible methods of repurposing:
Why should you recycle your mattress?
The United States sees a daily discard of up to 50,000 mattresses. This a significant number that eventually translates to big environmental problems. Junkyard Angel is at the forefront of creating a healthy living space by collaborating with other like-minded firms. Work with us today to ensure that your bedding is not part of the problem ravaging our city.
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