Fluorescent, CFL, & High Intensity Discharge (HID) light bulbs contain mercury and must be recycled appropriately, not thrown in trash or in your regular blue recycling bin. If you break a fluorescent bulb, follow clean-up directions here
Recycle at the following locations:
- Home Depot – recycle compacts only.
- Lowe’s – recycle compacts only.
- DPW – 5 Jefferson Ave. Salem – During normal business hours. See more info here.