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Disposal of fluorescent tubes

At Canford Recycling Centre
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Fluorescent tube disposal near Bournemouth and Poole

Fluorescent tubes and fluorescent bulbs are categorised as waste that is always hazardous. This means that these items can be harmful to human health and the environment either immediately or over an extended period of time.

Canford Recycling Centre, near Wimborne in Dorset, is our fully compliant Hazardous Waste Disposal Facility. We are licensed to accept redundant fluorescent tubes and take all the necessary precautions to ensure accepted waste tubes are securely stored prior to being transported to a specialist recycling facility.

Our fluorescent bulb disposal processes are compliant with all appropriate legislations and have no adverse effects on the environment.

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Disposing fluorescent tubes with Commercial Recycling

All hazardous waste, including fluorescent bulbs, has to be pre-booked before being tipped at Canford Recycling Centre. To book your hazardous waste in please call 01202 331560.

Alternatively, if you are not able to bring your waste fluorescent tubes to our site, we can arrange a hazardous waste removal service. When an on-site collection is required, in most cases we will provide a specialist light coffin that can be safely filled and transported.

To enquire about hazardous waste collections in Bournemouth, Poole and Dorset please contact the team on: 01202 331560, or by filling in the form on this page.

Fluorescent tube disposal services for electrical and lighting contractors

If you are a contractor that regularly disposes of fluorescent tubes or bulbs in the Dorset area, please call our Sales team on 01202 331560 or fill in the form on this page to receive information on the discounts we offer to tradespeople and contractors.

Free advice and further information

We have hazardous waste experts on-site at Canford Recycling Centre who are able to provide free advice to businesses, tradespeople and individuals on the disposal of fluorescent tubes. To contact our specialists please call 01202 331560 or

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