Fluorescent Ballasts

Fluorescent Ballasts!

Illegal in Garbage & Drains

Some flourescent ballasts may contain PCB’s (polychlorinated biphenyls), which are toxic to the environment.

Special Directions

Fluorescent Ballasts can be recycled at Eastern Regional Landfill for free. Bring your bulbs anytime during regular open hours: Monday – Saturday, 8am – 4 pm.

**NOTE: Battery & light bulb collection at Mountain Hardware and Elements Mountain Company ended on January 31, 2022**

Eastern Regional Landfill
900 Cabin Creek Rd (off Hwy 89) | (530) 583-7800
Accepted anytime during open hours:
Monday – Saturday, 8am – 4pm

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