With the exception of compact fluorescent bulbs and tubes, and ballasts, all other light bulbs can be disposed of in the trash bin.
Compact fluorescent bulbs and tubes contain a small amount of mercury (about enough to fit on the tip of a ball point pen), and must be taken to a retailer that has a ‘Take Back’ recycling programs for intact bulbs and tubes.
Approved items can be taken to the Callahan Convenience Recycling Center located at 46026 Landfill Rd Callahan FL 32011. Approved items are FREE of charge to Nassau County Residents. No Rental Property or Foreclosure Clean-Outs.
Items may be disposed of during a Household Hazardous Waste Collection event. For notification of events, Signup for the Keep Nassau Beautiful newsletter, www.keepnassaubeautiful.org.