Make mattress mountains matter

Waste mattresses have become a landfill nightmare all-but ignored by MPs and policies. But Nick Oettinger says it is time to create more retailer and consumer awareness of their recycling potential as the UK fast approaches a crisis

by Nick Oettinger
Seven million mattresses go to landfill annually.Photo: Furniture Recycling Group
Seven million mattresses go to landfill annually.Photo: Furniture Recycling Group

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