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Compact Fluorescent Lamp Bulbs

CFLsCFL light bulbs contain mercury and should not be placed in the trash. All residents and businesses can take advantage of LightRecyclelinks to external site drop-off points.

Recycle CFL Bulbs
Drop up to 10 CFL bulbs daily at Kirkland City Hall (at Recycling Center in downstairs lobby) and other LightRecyclelinks to external site drop off locations. Fluorescent tubes are NOT accepted at City Hall.

Recycle Fluorescent Tubes 
Fluorescent tube lights are accepted at fewer locations due to their higher risk of breaking. Find fluorescent tube recycling locations with the LightRecyclelinks to external site search tool.

fluorescent tubeFluorescent tubes are also accepted at hazardous waste sites, including:
How to Dispose of Other Lightbulbs (LED and Incandescent)
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.

Public Works
123 5th Avenue, Kirkland WA 98033
T. 425-587-3800 | F. 425-587-3807
Mon-Fri, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Operations & Maintenance
915 8th St, Kirkland WA 98033
T. 425-587-3900 24/7 | F. 425-587-3902
Mon-Fri, 6:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

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