A $4 tag is required for each mattress or box spring requires a $4 bag tag for pick-up. Without a tag; or unwrapped - these will not be collected.
Why must a mattress or box spring be securely wrapped? The issue is related to worker health & safety caused by: sanitary conditions, soiled mattress, rain-soaked or bed bugs.
Wrap the mattress and/or box spring using: sheet plastic, painter's plastic drop cloth, plastic mattress bag or the plastic covering from the replacement mattress or box spring.
Alternative disposal options, Return the old mattress and box spring to the store for disposal or contract for private disposal services: 1-800 Got Junk, or Junk King 1-888-888-5865.
Electronic devices - Effective January 24, 2013, Pennsylvania law prohibits the recycling/disposal of certain "covered" electronic devices, including desktop and laptop computers, computer monitors, computer peripherals, and televisions. These items are not accepted by the trash hauler.