Best Practices for Bed Bug Management of Used Mattresses, Bedding and Upholstered Furniture Businesses
Who Should Attend?
-Furniture consignment & thrift store staff
-Furniture bank staff and volunteers
-Solid waste & recycling transfer station attendants
-Waste haulers & junk collectors that handle used furniture or mattresses
-Mattress recyclers & refurbishers/remanufacturers
-Mattress retailers who handle used mattresses
-Students, sustainability professionals
This workshop is designed for reuse, resale, rental and recycling industries of Connecticut. Learn about self protection, identification, and appropriate management for bed bugs in industry settings.
Certificate upon completion for those attending in person.
Dr. Gale E. Ridge, Entomologist, CAES and Chair CCABB
Katherine Caddy, Mattress Recycling Council
The CT Agricultural Experiment Station
Connecticut Council Against Bed Bugs
Mattress Recycling Council
CT Department of Energy and Environmental Protection