CFL light bulbs contain mercury and should not be placed in the trash. All residents and businesses can take advantage of LightRecycle
Drop up to 10 CFL bulbs
daily at Kirkland City Hall (at Recycling Center in downstairs lobby) and other LightRecycle
drop off locations. Fluorescent tubes are NOT accepted at City Hall.
lights are accepted at fewer locations due to their higher risk of breaking. Find fluorescent tube recycling locations with the LightRecycle
Fluorescent tubes are also accepted at hazardous waste sites, including:
The LightRecycle program accepts only CFLs, fluorescent tubes, and HID bulbs, because they contain mercury. Incandescent lightbulbs and LED bulbs may be thrown in the trash; there are no recycling programs available.