Fluorescent Bulb Recycling

The Fluorescent Bulb Recycling program is FREE for all residents and available to all businesses for a nominal fee of 20 cents per bulb!  

Residents can participate in this program by either bringing the bulbs to the St. Lucie County Baling and Recycling Facility OR if you live in unincorporated St. Lucie County or the City of Port St. Lucie please call Waste Pro to schedule a convenient pickup at your location. 

Businesses must bring them to the St. Lucie County Baling and Recycling Facility.

 

All fluorescent bulbs and CFL's contain mercury which is hazardous!

Mercury Fact Sheet

Please do the responsible thing!

               

Did you know that most large home improvement stores also offer FREE CFL recycling!  This allows you to recycle the old bulb when you go to purchase the replacement.  Please CLICK the following link to view one home improvement stores press release about this program.

CFL Recycling

Since the start of this program St. Lucie County Baling and Recycling Facility has recycled over 128,000 fluorescent bulbs which rough equals over 90 ounces of Mercury.