Fluorescent bulbs, tubes, and ballasts contain mercury and are considered hazardous waste. It is illegal to throw them into the trash as the mercury may be released into the environment. Please use one of the following drop-off locations instead.
Hours listed on this page may change without notice.
1475 Crocker Ave
Hayward, CA 94544
NotesDrop-off, mail-back, pickup and fee: fluorescent lamps and PCB and non-PCB-ballasts; call for quote or visit http://www.recyclekit.com. Drop-off second Friday in month (9am-3pm) for individuals and small businesses. Pickup for large quantities.
500 Mecham Rd
Petaluma, CA 94952
NotesAppointment required. Accepts up to 27 gallons of liquid or 220 pounds of solid material.
4101 Industrial Way
Benicia, CA 95403
NotesPickup and fee: call for instructions.
2200 Ogden Ave, Ste 100
Lisle, IL 60632
NotesMail-back and fee: all kinds. Check web site for instructions.
NotesMail-back and fee: fluorescent lamps; visit web site for instructions.
657 143rd St.
San Leandro, CA 94578
NotesPickup and fee: call for instructions. See website for more information.
5750 Commerce Blvd
Rohnert Park, CA 94928
NotesPickup and fee: fluorescent lamps and PCB-ballasts; call for quote.
NotesMail-back, pickup and fee: fluorescent lamps, PCB-ballasts and HID lamps; check web site www.prepaidrecycling.com for instructions.
470 Caletti Ave.
Windsor, CA 95492
NotesDrop-off: non-PCB ballasts only. Ballasts are recycled as scrap metal.