NHPPP compiled a vendor list of companies who recycle thermostats, fluorescent lamps and ballasts, and mercury brokers and recyclers. There is also a list of vendors who supply mercury spill kits and mercury free thermometers. This is not a complete list of vendors, nor does it imply endorsement from DES.
Thermostat Recycling Program (TRC)
NHPPP has purchased TRC bins and provides them free of charge to participating HVAC suppliers and contractors. This link lists participants with thermostat collection/recycling bins.
Fluorescent Lamp and Ballast Recycling Facilities
A list of companies that recycle fluorescent lamps and ballasts.
Mercury Brokers and Recyclers
Provides mercury disposal options and participating mercury waste brokers/recyclers, listed by US EPA Region 1 in a memo outlined in June 1999.
Mercury Free Thermometers
There are many consumer alternatives to mercury fever thermometers. View the many alternative options for mercury free fever thermometers that consumers may choose from.
DES has also compiled a list of companies that manufacturer or provide mercury free thermometers.
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