Round bulbs (ie. 60, 75, etc. watt bulbs): Wrap to prevent breakage and place in your Pay As You Throw (PAYT) rubbish bag.
CFL bulbs (ie. the small curly bulbs): Return to The Home Depot courtesy counter, located on 530 Boston Turnpike.
They have a return program.
Fluorescent Tubes (up to 4 feet in length):
Shrewsbury residents may return to Rocky's Ace Hardware, 261 West Main Street, Northborough.
Please wrap Fluorescent Tubes to prevent breakage
Broken tubes will not be accepted
Be prepared to show proof of residency
There is no fee for this service
Rocky's Ace Hardware has been a tremendous supportive community partner and resource, as we continue to ensure that mercury is properly removed and disposed from our environment. Shrewsbury residents may also purchase Pay-As-You-Throw (PAYT) trash bags, and bulky waste stickers (for items that weigh over 20 pounds) at Rocky's.
Fluorescent Tubes (OVER 4 feet in length): Tubes over 4 feet in length are considered commercial size): These contain mercury.
Residents may contact New England Disposal Technologies (NEDT). They are a Household Hazardous Products Collection Center located in Sutton, MA.
Please call 866-769-1621 for pricing and hours of operation.