Light Bulbs (Fluorescent / CFL)

Light Bulbs (Fluorescent / CFL)!

Illegal in Garbage & Drains

Fluorescent bulbs contain mercury, which is a health and environmental hazard. Bulbs should be stored in a sealed container and disposed of as hazardous waste.

Special Directions

Free Compact Fluorescent Light recycling locations are listed below. Note: Regular, incandescent light bulbs are NOT accepted for recycling.

Rexel lighting 
Map & Directions
10338 River Park Place
Truckee, CA 587-6141
Mon-Fri: 6:30am-5pm (closed 12-1:00 for lunch)

Eastern Regional Landfill
Map & Directions
900 Cabin Creek Road
Truckee, CA 583-0148
Mon-Sat: 8am-4pm

Mountain Hardware and Sports
Map & Directions
11320 Donner Pass Rd
Truckee, CA 587-4844
Mon-Sat: 7am-7pm Sun 8am-6pm

Map & Directions
17356 Northwoods Blvd
Truckee, CA 582-0300

Home Depot
Map & Directions
2955 Northtowne Ln
Reno, NV 89512
North Reno: (775) 674-2900
West Reno: (775) 787-9690
South Reno: (775) 851-9600

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