How to get rid of a mattress

You might be able to donate, recycle, or even have the mattress taken up depending on its condition and where you live.

Here are some organizations:

  • Goodwill Industries.
  • Salvation Army.
  • Habitat for Humanity.
  • Furniture Bank Association.
  • Donation Town.
  • GreenDrop.
  • PickUpPlease.
  • The Arc.


Sloths have more neck bones than giraffes.

Despite the difference in neck length, there are more bones in the neck of a sloth than a giraffe. There are seven vertebrae in the neck of a giraffe, and in most mammals, but there are 10 in a sloth’s.