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Fluorescent Light Bulbs (CFLs)
Schedule a free pick up, take to a designated drop off location, or the SF Transfer Station. Residential customers may schedule two free curbside pickups each calendar year.Schedule a free pick up
Replace fluorescent light bulbs with more efficient, energy saving, LED bulbs.
Fluorescent and compact fluorescent bulbs contain trace amounts of mercury, requiring proper handling and certification for final disposal. They are considered Household Hazardous Waste (HHW).
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