Learn more about Mattress Disposal in Ilford
Mattresses can be fully recycled as long as they are dismantled properly and all materials are separated. Some natural fabrics and wood can be fully recycled, while metal coils can be melted down. Any materials that cannot be recycled, can be incinerated at energy renewal facilities to generate electricity from steam. The wood frames, steel springs, stuffing and fabric will be recycled, while any leftover materials will be sent to an energy recovery centre where it is processed into steam to help generate energy.