Even though fluorescent bulbs use less energy and save money, they contain a small amount of mercury. Mercury is an essential part of fluorescent bulbs. The proper use and disposal of these bulbs is vital to maintaining a healthy home and planet. At Verilux, we want to encourage you to locate and use a recycling center near you and understand the proper clean-up procedures if a fluorescent bulb breaks in your home.
The links below will help you locate recycling centers in your area and information regarding correct fluorescent bulb disposal.