Mattresses and box springs

Recommended disposal options

Donate or sell

Mattresses in good condition can be sold, given away or donated to Bridging.


Other disposal options

Recycle

Ask the store where you bought a new mattress or box spring if they will take the old mattresses for recycling.

Hennepin County drop-off facilities

See restrictions and instructions below:

Drop-off facilities accept:

Mattresses and box springs from households.

Fee

$15 for each piece of all sizes. Cash, check or credit card (Visa, Discover, Mastercard) accepted.

Drop-off facilities do not accept:

Sleeper sofas, Tempurpedic beds, Sleep Number beds, memory foam mattresses and air mattresses.

NO mattresses and box springs used for business purposes, including property managers and hotels.

Put in garbage

Check with your city or waste hauler to see if they offer pick-up service or bring to a landfill or transfer station.

Reuse

Sell it, give it away, donate it or repair it. Learn more reuse tips.

Get reuse tips

Got bed bugs?

If you have a mattress or box spring infested with bed bugs, check with your waste hauler for proper disposal.

For more information about managing bed bug issues, contact the University of Minnesota Department of Entomology or the Minnesota Department of Health.