Collection boxes for lightbulbs installed around East Devon

Light bulbs – both the old type and the new – contain nasty substances and have to be disposed of carefully.

Here’s the council’s press release on a new initiative:

Council shows further commitment to environment with its green recycling points for mercury-filled light bulbs

 

The Herald reports:

 

Collection boxes set up for lightbulb recycling which will ‘benefit human health’

 

Cllr Steve Gazzard with a collection box to recycle light bulbs. Picture: EDDC

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Cllr Steve Gazzard with a collection box to recycle light bulbs

 

Collection boxes set up for lightbulb recycling which will ‘benefit human health’

 

   
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