Monday, October 19, 2009

Changing the Lights

DEC Spent Fluorescent Lamp Management Seminar

Event Date: 10/22/2009 , 9 a.m.-noon.

Location: NYSDEC Annex Building
11-15 47th Avenue
Long Island City, NY 11101
Did you know that fluorescent lamps, widely used by businesses, public facilities, and buildings of all types, contain mercury, a toxic pollutant, and require special management when disposed?
The NYSDEC and the EPA have been working to increase awareness of the problems associated with mercury mismanagement, while increasing enforcement for mishandling of mercury-containing lamps.
Learn what you need to know about proper fluorescent lamp disposal and recycling at this seminar!
The seminar is free, but reservations are required as space is limited:
By phone: (718) 482-4996; mention October "Spent Fluorescent Lamp Management Seminar," Attn: Ms. Merlyn Akhtar
By e-mail

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