NYC Resources 311 Office of the Mayor
Newsletter Signup Printer Friendly Email a Friend Translate This Page
Text Size: A A A
NYC - recycle more, waste less New York City Recycles NYC Department of Sanitation

go to: reducing toxics helpful links Mercury in Bulbs Helpful Links
Share/Bookmark
see disclaimer



Fluorescents Light Bulbs Fact Sheet leaving NYCWasteLess
United States Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA) provides a fact sheet leaving NYCWasteLess on mercury in Fluorescents Light Bulbs, including information about what to do in case one breaks.

EPA's Guidelines for Mercury Releases and Spills leaving NYCWasteLess
EPA provides instructions for handling mercury releases and spills.

EPA's Guidelines for Broken CFLs leaving NYCWasteLess
EPA provides instructions for handling mercury releases from broken CFLs.

NEMA Lamp Companies Announce Commitment to Cap CFL Mercury Content leaving NYCWasteLess
Read the National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) press release (2007), NEMA Lamp Companies Announce Commitment to Cap CFL Mercury Content to learn about efforts to reduce mercury in CFL bulbs.

Northeast Waste Management Officials Association (NEWMOA) Fluorescent Lamp Recycling leaving NYCWasteLess
NEWMOA provides information about fluorescent lamp recycling, including a report on mercury use in lighting leaving NYCWasteLess.

NYS DEC's Disposal Options for Fluorescent and HID Lamps in New York State leaving NYCWasteLess
Provides information on dispoal and proper management of fluorescent bulbs in New York State.

ALSO SEE:
lighting at home
lighting at work

back to top | back to reducing toxics helpful links | back to helpful links


Site Map

Copyright 2013 The City of New York Contact Us Privacy Policy Terms of Use