TIC Mattress Recycling have recycled in excess of 200,00 mattresses and bases . Considering each mattress uses 0.75 of a cubic meter of space that would mean we’ve diverted approximately 140,000 cubic meters from land fill.
What is recycled?
- Wood from the bed bases which is turned into garden mulch by local a company.
- Foam and Latex is recycled into carpet underlay. (including futons)
- Steel springs are recycled back into high quality steel products.
- External quilted material and other internal materials are used in alternate fuel processes.
Mattress Collection Data
Total collections are based on Landsavers collections only.
Lake Macquarie 33,913 collected
Marrickville 26,521 collected
Sutherland 25,390 collected
Public Collections Sydney 19,666 collected
City of Sydney 17,420 collected
Maitland 12,260 collected
Public collections Central coast and Hunter 11,504 collected
Rockdale 11,406 collected
Ashfield 10,670 collected
Hawkesbury 7,837 collected
Port Stephens 6,205 collected
Leichhardt 5,021 collected
Strathfield 3,455 collected
Newcastle 1,297 collected
Dungog Council 108 collected
Recycled Materials Data