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www.epa.gov/cfl/recycling-and-disposal-cfls-and-other-bulbs-contain-mercury

May 25, 2018 ... View information about CFL recycling and disposal requirements specifically for businesses. ... How and where can I recycle CFLs? ... does, and may require that you recycle CFLs and other mercury-containing light bulbs. ... Follow the recommendations on this page if you need to dispose of another type of ...

www.epa.gov/cfl/cleaning-broken-cfl

Feb 13, 2018 ... Recommendations for When a CFL or Other Mercury-Containing Bulb ... on how to safely clean up and recycle compact fluorescent bulbs | en ...

www.mnn.com/your-home/at-home/stories/5-ways-to-dispose-of-old-cfls

Mar 15, 2010 ... Compact fluorescent light bulbs are a slam dunk when it comes to saving energy, but they contain mercury. Here's how to safely dispose of ...

www.homedepot.com/c/how_to_choose_right_compact_fluorescent_light_bulb_HT_BG_EL

As long as the bulb is intact, the mercury is safely contained. ... LED advantages is that they don't contain mercury and do ...

www.nytimes.com/2008/06/24/business/24recycling.html

Jun 24, 2008 ... “And if the C.F.L.'s were in their house, how could they dispose of them?” ... most of the country, recycling the bulbs has been inconvenient at best. ... that absorbs mercury — so there would be no need to fret if a bulb breaks in the box. ... Home Depot's bulbs contain 2.3 to 3.5 milligrams of mercury, which is ...

earth911.com/home-garden/broken-cfl-clean-up

May 12, 2016 ... Compact fluorescent light bulbs (CFLs) use 75 percent less energy than ... contain a small amount of mercury (about 4 milligrams per bulb on average). ... and cleanup instructions to help you safely dispose of a broken CFL in ...

earth911.com/recycling-guide/how-to-recycle-cfls

Use the recycling search tool found at the end of this article to find a ... One of the easiest ways to go green around the house is to replace your incandescent bulbs ... Each CFL contains 4 milligrams of mercury, which is harmless when the bulb ...

www.recyclestuff.org/media/cfl_disposal_facts.pdf

Information on Proper Disposal of Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs (CFLs) ... CFLs contain a very small amount of mercury sealed within the glass tubing ... household garbage, place the CFL in a plastic bag and seal it before putting it in the.

www.hazardouswasteexperts.com/what-to-do-with-old-fluorescent-light-bulbs-a-recycling-and-disposal-guide

Jun 2, 2017 ... Getting rid of unwanted fluorescent light bulbs shouldn't be a challenge. ... lamps and neon light bulbs, contain small amounts of highly toxic mercury, ... CFLs you have in your facility, the easiest method of recycling may vary.