Bulb Eater 3 Part of UNM Sustainability Program

University of New Mexico’s Recycling Problem

The University of New Mexico is a nationally recognized leader in higher education that prides themselves in their use of sustainable practices to ensure a positive impact on the environment.

As part of this commitment, UNM had looked for a safe and economical way to handle fluorescent lamp waste. Since these lamps contain mercury, proper management and disposal is regulated by the EPA, sending spent lamps to a local landfill was not an option. Continue reading “Bulb Eater 3 Part of UNM Sustainability Program”