Thursday, June 11, 2009

Recycle Fluorescent Light Bulbs

When a CFL bulb burns out... make sure to dispose of it properly, because the contain a very small amount of mercury sealed within the glass tubing. The Enviromental Protection Agency recommends that consumers recycle these bulbs.

Local recyclig options are listed at http://wwwepa.gove/bulbrecycling or http://www.earth911.org/. Home Depot also accepts intact light bulbs for recycling.

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