Title 23
Health and Safety

Chapter 90
Responsible Recycling, Reuse and Disposal of Mattresses

R.I. Gen. Laws § 23-90-6

§ 23-90-6. Responsibilities of the Rhode Island resource recovery corporation.

(a) The corporation shall review for approval the mattress stewardship plan of the council.

(b) The corporation shall maintain on its website information on collection opportunities for mattresses, including collection site locations. The information must be made available in a printable format for retailers and consumers.

(c) Not later than the implementation date of the mattress stewardship program, the corporation shall list the names of participating producers covered by the program and the cost of the approved mattress stewardship fee on its website.

(d) The corporation shall approve the mattress stewardship fee to be applied by the council to mattresses pursuant to this chapter.

(e) Pursuant to § 23-90-11, the corporation shall report biennially to the general assembly on the operation of the statewide system for collection, transportation and recycling of mattresses.

History of Section.
P.L. 2013, ch. 281, § 1; P.L. 2013, ch. 423, § 1.