Light Bulbs

Compact Fluorescent Light bulbs (CFLs) contain a small amount of mercury - an average of 4 milligrams in each bulb. No mercury is released when the bulbs are intact or in use. Incandescent light bulbs do not contain mercury and are not accepted at local recycling centers.

Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs & Fluorescent Tubes

Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs (CFLs) Only

  • Home Depot accepts expired, unbroken CFL bulbs. Collection bin is located by the "Returns" lane at the store.
  • Lowe's Home Improvement stores in Benton Harbor and in Niles accept expired, unbroken CFL bulbs. The collection bin is at the front of the store near the service desk.

Holiday Light Strings