When fluorescent lamps burn out, it is easiest and cheapest to simply dispose of them in the trash, right? Wrong! This article from FacilitiesNet shows how throwing out lamps can lead to costly fines in states that require lamp recycling, and release harmful mercury vapors if the bulbs break.
The EasyPak program is simple to implement, uses minimal storage space, and offers documentation of proper recycling.
“The EasyPak program is outstanding–really easy to use. We just pack our waste and ship it out; it’s as simple as that!”
– Eric Anderson, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care