Bedbugs Stymie Stamford Mattress Recycling as Statewide Efforts Expand


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Anyone who purchases a mattress in Connecticut is charged an extra $11.75. It’s true for the box spring, too. The fees are mandated by state law to cover the cost of recycling discarded mattresses and box springs. The little-known Connecticut Mattress Stewardship Program has big aims – keep discarded mattresses out of landfills; repurpose the […]
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Angela Carella

For 36 years prior to joining the Connecticut Examiner, Angela Carella was a beat reporter, investigative reporter, editor and columnist for the Stamford Advocate. Carella reports on Stamford and Fairfield County. T: 203 722 6811.