The County of Hawaii Household Hazardous Waste Collection will collect hazardous UV bulbs for disposal Sunday, March 7 from 8:30 to 3:30 at the Pahoa transfer station.
For those using UV bulbs in rainwater catchment systems you should be aware the bulbs contain mercury. When thrown in the trash they go to the landfill spilling mercury into the ocean.
The County of Hawaii Household Hazardous Waste Collection will collect these hazardous UV bulbs for disposal on Sunday, March 7 from 8:30 to 3:30 at the Pahoa transfer station. Uncle Tilo’s Clean Water in the Pahoa Marketplace collects them all year long for your convenience.
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