May 27, 2017

From The Lowell Sun:

BOSTON — One municipal official called UTEC’s mattress-recycling program “a godsend.” A facilities manager described it as “tremendous.” A state official called the Lowell organization’s work to prevent youth recidivism while also offering social benefits “incredible.”

Members of UTEC traveled to The Boston Foundation on Thursday to tell the group’s story and to present information about its mattress-recycling program. Ed Frechette, UTEC’s director of social enterprise partnerships, spoke with a torn-open mattress in front of him to describe the various steps taken in the process.

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