Fluorescent Light Bulbs

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Fluorescent light bulbs, including compact fluorescent light bulbs (CFLs) and tubes, contain a small amount of mercury and should be treated as hazardous waste and disposed of properly. Learn more about products containing mercury.

Residents may bring fluorescent light bulbs to a Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) drop-off location or HHW collection event, where offered.

Bay St. George Waste Disposal Site

Western Regional Waste Management operates the Bay St. George Waste Disposal Site which offers waste disposal services for bulk waste, garbage, yard waste and household hazardous waste (HHW), as well as recycling services for scrap metal.

Location: 14 Main Street, Bay St. George
Phone: (709) 632-2922 / 1-844-437-2922
Email: info@wrwm.ca
Web: www.wrwm.ca

Channel–Port aux Basques Waste Management Site

The Town of Channel–Port aux Basques operates the Channel – Port aux Basques Waste Management Site which offers disposal services for bulk waste, garbage and household hazardous waste (HHW) such as paint, oil and batteries.

Location: 67 Main Street, Channel-Port aux Basque
Phone: 709-695-2214
Email: info@portauxbasques.ca
Web: www.portauxbasques.ca

Wild Cove Waste Disposal Site

Western Regional Waste Management operates the Wild Cove Waste Disposal Site which offers waste disposal services for bulk waste, garbage, scrap metal, yard waste and household hazardous waste such as batteries, oil and paint.

Location: Wild Cove
Phone: (709) 632-2922 / 1-844-437-2922

Think About It

Compact fluorescent light bulbs may cost more, but they will save you money in the long run.  They last for years and use far less energy than incandescent bulbs.