Fluorescent Lamps

opening box
insert lamp into box
insert multiple lamps
seal box
attach label and ship box

Packing Instructions

  • Shape box and securely tape and seal ALL edges of the designated bottom of the box. Use minimum 2" wide fiber reinforced packing tape.
  • Open and insert plastic liner into box

Pack It Up

  • Fill in accumulation start date. (The date that the first bulb is placed in the box.) Carefully fill box with whole lamps only. 4' or smaller (4' box), 8' or smaller (8' box), U-Shaped and Compact fluorescent lamps or HID lamps.
  • After box is full, securely tape and seal ALL edges of the designated top of the box.
  • Remember to order another Pack Back box! (Automatic order replenishment is available)

Ship It Back

  • Fill in the total bulb quantity. Peel off and expose the return shipping label. (Under the sent shipping label.) Place where designated shipper picks up packages.

Batteries

Packing Instructions

  • Retain shipping box. This box MUST be used to ship back batteries for recycling.
  • Line the inside of the bucket with the enclosed bag.

Pack It Up

  • Fill in accumulation start date. (The date that the first battery is placed in the bucket.) Place batteries inside the bag. Keep bag closed and the lid on when not adding batteries.
  • When full, zip bag closed, cover with lid and turn lid until it locks.

Ship It Back

  • Place bucket in box.
  • Close box, securely tape and seal ALL edges of the box. Peel and expose the return shipping label on the box (under the sent shipping label). Place where designated shipper picks up packages. (Do not exceed 70 lb. total ship weight.)

Acceptable Batteries:

  • Dry cell alkaline (AAA, AA, C, D, 9 volt and lantern)
  • nickel cadmium (NiCd)
  • iron
  • magnesium
  • mercury
  • nickel metal hydride (NIiMH)
  • silver & zinc carbon

Non-Acceptable Batteries:

  • Lithium
  • lead acid
  • wet cell

Avoid Short Circuits:

All battery terminals must be insulated by either inserting batteries into individual bags or covering the terminals with non-conductive tape.

Mercury Devices

Packing Instructions

  • Retain shipping box. This box MUST be used to ship back mercury devices for recycling.
  • Line the inside of the bucket with the enclosed bag.

Pack It Up

  • Fill in accumulation start date (the date that the first mercury device is placed in the bucket). Place mercury devices inside the bag. Keep bag closed and the lid on when not adding mercury devices.
  • When full, tie bag closed, cover with lid and turn lid until it locks.
  • Total Weight of Mercury in Container Must Not Exceed 1 Pound.
  • No Elemental/Free Mercury is allowed to be shipped in bucket.

Ship It Back

  • Place bucket in box.
  • Close box, securely tape and seal ALL edges of the box. Peel and expose the return shipping label on the box (under the sent shipping label). Place where designated shipper picks up packages (Do not exceed 70 lbs total ship weight).

Acceptable Devices:

  • Thermostats
  • Thermometers
  • Medical Apparatuses
  • Appliance Controls
  • Hot Water Heater Controls
  • Temperature Controls
  • Appliance Mercury Switches
  • Automotive Mercury Switches

Non-Acceptable Devices:

  • Elemental/Free Mercury
  • Broken or Corroded Devices