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CDM Waste Management Guidelines

Fluorescent lamps are managed as a universal waste per NYSDEC requirements.  All fluorescent lamps contain mercury and must not be placed in the trash. Facilities routinely changes fluorescent lamps and properly disposes of them through EH&S.  If a fluorescent lamp needs to be changed please notify CUMC Facilities. Please refer to the EH&S lamp recycling website for additional information.