Fluorescent Light Bulbs

Dispose of Fluorescent Light Bulbs Safely!

With LightRecycle Washington, residents and businesses may recycle up to 10 fluorescent bulbs per day for free. Fluorescent bulbs contain mercury, a potent neurotoxin that is harmful to people and the environment. Don't throw used fluorescent bulbs in the trash or break them, make sure you dispose of them properly. Find a collection site near you.

Compact Fluorescent Bulb

Cleaning Broken Fluorescent Bulbs

If a fluorescent light breaks, it is very important to follow the proper cleaning procedures. Review the information provided by the EPA to learn how to safely deal with a small mercury spill.