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  • A Guide to Fluorescent Lamp Disposal

    Overview Take a look around your home or business. Chances are, your lamps and other lights are powered by Fluorescent Lamps or their smaller counterpart, Compact Fluorescent Lamps (CFL), which operate via an electric current moving through a tube that uses argon and mercury vapor to generate ultraviolet light, according to Energy Star. This ultraviolet light then turns on a coating known as phosphor to emit the light that you see.   Read More...