A-Z Recycling Guide -- Mattresses and Box Springs
If you are purchasing a new mattress and box spring, consider purchasing from a retailer who will pick up and recycle your old mattress and boxspring. Many companies will take them back and donate them to charity or break them down for recycling.
Eco-Cycle CHaRM (Center for Hard-to-Recycle Materials)
6400 Arapahoe Rd. (co-located with ReSource)
Boulder, CO 80303
Phone: (303) 444-6634
Hours: Mon. - Sat., 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Accepted materials: Mattresses and box springs accepted for a fee. Visit CHaRM webpage for guidelines and fees.
Spring Back Colorado
3875 Steele St.
Denver, CO 80205
Phone: (720) 515-1328
Service provided: Recycles mattresses and box springs. Call for more information about dropping off at their location or to schedule a pick up.
A Bedder World Mattress Removal & Recycling
455 Weaver Park Rd.
Longmont, CO 80501
Phone: (720) 263-6094
Service provided: Recycles mattresses and box springs. They offer pick-up service at your location for a fee. Contact them directly for rates, hours and to schedule a pick-up. No drop-offs, please.
Sister Carmen Thrift Store
701 W. Baseline Rd.
Lafayette, CO 80026
Phone: (303) 665-4342
Donation Hours: Sun. - Sat., 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Visit website for any closures.
Accepted materials: Gently used clothing and household items; clean, undamaged and functioning appliances; used car tires in good condition; clean, undamaged and complete (i.e., both skis) ski/snowboard equipment (in-season); medical equipment such as glucose testers, IV poles, and wheel chairs, but nothing larger due to spatial limitations.
More info: Please visit Sister Carmen’s updated list of accepted materials here: http://sistercarmen.org/thrift-store/items-we-accept/
303 Atwood St.
Longmont, CO 80501
Phone: (303) 772-7773 (Margie)
Hours: Mon. - Sat., 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Accepted materials: Large working appliances, mattresses or box springs. You can always drop off small working appliances, used clothing, shoes, linens, dishes, bicycles, eyeglasses, sunglasses, luggage, furniture, plastic shopping bags, medical equipment and other small household items. Call to confirm current acceptability of materials.
Providers' Resource Clearinghouse
14500 East 33rd Pl.
Aurora, CO 80011
Phone: (303) 407-4041
Hours: Tues. - Fri., 7:30 a.m. - 6 p.m. Closed on Mondays.
Accepted materials: Mattresses, box springs, couches and loveseats, dining room tables and chairs, dressers as well as office furniture that is in good condition.
Service provided: Drop-off is also available during hours above at their location off I-70 and Chambers. PRC offer pick-up for large quantities in the greater Denver area. Please call for more details.
More info: Providers' Resource Clearinghouse is the Colorado Furniture Bank, a local nonprofit and a member of the National Furniture Bank Association since 1993. All donated furniture goes to individuals and families at no charge. They reserve the right to decide what is appropriate to accept. Call first for details.
St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Store
6260 E. Colfax (Colfax and Krameria)
Denver, CO 80220
Phone: (303) 388-3315
Accepted materials: Mattresses in good condition.
3111 N. Stone Ave.
Colorado Springs, CO 80907
Phone: (719) 203-4413
Service provided: Recycles mattresses, box springs, chairs, couches, futons and more for a small fee. Please visit their website for business hours, fees and information about pick-up services.