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Although fluorescent and HID lighting save energy and money, they do present special disposal considerations. Fluorescent and HID lamps (as well as some types of neon lamps) contain mercury and in most cases are considered to be hazardous wastes when disposed. Although the amount of mercury in each lamp is small, several million lamps are discarded by many businesses around the world, making these lamps one of the largest sources of mercury in our garbage. When a lamp is broken or placed in a landfill or incinerator...

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In recognition of PestWest‚s commitment to preserving and preventing pollution of the environment the unique and innovative - Mad Hatter™ Lamp Recycling Program has been launched to recycle smaller quantities of spent lamps with the minimum fuss and cost...

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The Carefree / Cave Creek Community Recycling Partnership of Arizona has initiated a program to recycle all their spent fluorescent lamps and other tubes which contain harmful mercury. The program will be available to all the citizens of Cave Creek and the surrounding areas to drop off their used mercury containing lighting...

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