Fluorescent Lamp Handling, August 3, 2015

(2015) Fluorescent Lamp Handling, August 3, 2015. Natural Resources, Department of


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Management and disposal of fluorescent light bulbs and other mercury-containing lamps by businesses are regulated under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA). The Universal Waste Rule provides flexibility in the management of lamps, streamlined requirements for waste handlers and promotes recycling. Easing the regulatory burden associated with the management of this waste reduces administrative, shipping and disposal costs, making it easier to recycle this material.

Item Type: Departmental Report
Keywords: Fluorescent Lamp, DNR, Natural Resources, light bulbs
Subjects: Natural resources and environment
Public Safety and consumer protection > Public safety
ID Code: 34703
Deposited By: Margaret Barr
Deposited On: 08 Dec 2020 16:00
Last Modified: 08 Dec 2020 16:00
URI: https://publications.iowa.gov/id/eprint/34703