3 Ways to Dispose of Your Old Mattress

If you have an old mattress that you need to dispose of, here are 3 ways you can do so:

1. Donate your old mattress

Check out these two worthy foundations that have a mattress donation programme. Keep in mind that in order to donate your old mattress, it has to be in good clean condition and has its fire labels attached.

british heart foundation

British Hearth Foundation accepts furniture, such as: mattresses and upholstered bed bases – with fire labels. Click here to read more and book a free collection. 


DEBRA is the national charity that supports individuals and families affected by Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB). To book a free collection of your mattress, click here.

2. Arrange for Mattress Recycling and Disposal

Mattress and Bed Recycling

The company “Collect Your Old Bed” is a mattress and bed collection and recycle service offered UK wide. Simply fill out the form on their website to arrange a pick up of your mattress or bed and they will recycle all products so you can be 100% certain that you are doing your bit for the environment. Collections starting from as little as £11.99.

3. Order a New Mattress and Have Your Old Mattress Collected

If you’ve been planning on buying a new mattress it’s good to know that there are many mattress companies that offer old mattress collection service if you’re buying a new mattress from them. The following mattress in a box brands offer old mattress collection service for their customers: Eve, Casper, Otty, Simba, Tweak. Usually there is a fee (around £15-30), and you can add this service at the checkout page.