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Frequent Questions About Universal Waste | US EPA

Crushing is the intentional breaking of fluorescent and other mercury lamps for the purpose of volume reduction. Crushing reduces the physical volume of lamps but does not recover any mercury. Crushing is not recycling, but it can be a step in the process when the crushed material is further treated by a recycling process that includes retorting.

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Why It Matters Crushing Equipment

Why It Matters All fluorescent lamps contain mercury. Mercury is toxic, persistent, and accumulates in living organisms. Fluorescent lamps disposed of in ... Drum top lamp crushing equipment should not be used for large scale crushing of fluorescent lamps.

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Fluorescent lamp crusher 240V - Global Spill Control

This fluorescent lamp crusher is a simple, industrial crusher that conveniently crushes large quantities of fluorescent light tubes quickly and safely. Today's disposal of fluorescent lamps and the dangerous mercury they contain is a costly and timely process.

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Universal Bulb Crusher | Lamp Compactor | CFL's and HID's

Universal Bulb Crusher - Additional Features. Exceeds emission standards set by OSHA, NIOSH, ACGIH and European Clean Air Standards..; Processes a large variety of Bulbs and Lamps (Fluorescent, CFL's, HID's) including mercury vapor and high pressure sodium lamps.

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Protecting Workers from Mercury Exposure While …

Protecting Workers from Mercury Exposure While Crushing and Recycling Fluorescent Bulbs This fact sheet assists employers and workers in understanding the hazards that mercury poses and how to work safely when crushing or recycling tubular or compact fluorescent bulbs. Fluorescent bulbs should only be broken using appropriate equipment,

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Fluorescent Lamp Crushing Units

Fluorescent Lamp Crushing Units Guidance for Generators Utilizing Lamp Crushing Units The choice to use fluorescent light bulbs are smart from both an economical and ecological standpoint.

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FLUORESCENT LAMP DRUM TOP CRUSHERS

A fluorescent lamp drum top crusher is a unit typically comprised of a 55-gallon drum that has been retrofitted with a cover and a chute for feeding fluorescent lamps into the drum. The bulb

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RECOMMENDATIONS FOR THE HANDLING OF …

recommendations for the handling of fluorescent lamps in public schools in johannesburg, south africa ... and neither is the crushing or disposal of lamps (reclite, 2008). ... recommendations for the handling of fluorescent lamps in public schools in johannesburg, south africa

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Lamp Crushers and Bulb Eaters - Bulb Recycling and ...

Lamp crusher units from Grainger offer a sustainable and eco-friendly alternative to lighting disposal. Units safely crush fluorescent lamps of varying lengths into recyclable material.

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Oil filter crusher | fluoro lamp crusher | aerosol

Fluorescent lamp crushers safely extract the dangerous mercury gas and crush large quantities of fluorescent light tubes quickly and safely. Aerosol s remove any remaining dangerous propellant gases to prevent explosions and result in reduced disposal costs.

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Fluorescent lamp crusher - Wikipedia

A fluorescent lamp crusher is a device that crushes and stores spent fluorescent lamps prior to processing at a recycling facility, while controlling the release of mercury vapor emissions. Also known as drum-top crushing, this lamp disposal method is designed to reduce the storage, ...

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Ensuring lamp disposal safety - Fluorescent lamp crusher ...

Dextrite Fluorescent lamp crusher solutions. We specialize in the design and manufacture of fluorescent lamp disposers, crushers, which meet environmental and safety standards for the disposal of spent lamps.

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Fluorescent lamp crusher - Wikipedia

A fluorescent lamp crusher is a device that crushes and stores spent fluorescent lamps prior to processing at a recycling facility, while controlling the release of mercury vapor emissions.

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Ensuring lamp disposal safety - Fluorescent lamp crusher ...

The Dextrite Fluorescent lamp disposers provide the advantages discussed above by crushing tubes into a 55 gallon sealable steel drum, while maintaining negative pressure (vacuum) on the inside of the machine to minimize the escape of mercury vapors and dust.

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Crushing Fluorescent Bulbs - Premier Cleaning Industry ...

Crushing Fluorescent Bulbs While compact fluorescent lamps (CFLs) are gradually finding their way into homes, fluorescent lighting has long been the choice of facilities that want to cut energy costs and reduce their impact on the environment.

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Crushing fluorescent lamps generated from a business

While some commercially available lamp crushers are designed to control mercury emissions when properly maintained, please be aware that due to the unique properties of mercury, there is a high potential for exposure to harmful mercury vapors and contamination of the work area when lamps …

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Fluorescent Lamp Drum Top Crusher Survey Results-Final …

Page | 2 Fluorescent Lamp Drum‐Top Crusher Survey Results Problem Statement ‒ U.S. EPA and State and Territorial (States) regulatory agencies recommend that mercury containing fluorescent lamps be recycled. One device commonly

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Air Cycle - Fluorescent Bulb Recycling, Ballast, Battery ...

Air Cycle Corp. is a sustainable solutions and technologies company to help facilities recycle their waste as easily and efficiently as possible.

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The Bulb Eater - Air Cycle Fluorescent Tube Crusher - YouTube

 · The Bulb Eater - Air Cycle Fluorescent Tube Crusher ... The BE 55 VRS Premium Bulb Eater crushes spent straight linear fluorescent lamps of any length into recyclable material while capturing ...

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Guidance for Used Fluorescent Lamp Management

Crushing Lamps for Volume Reduction Most recyclers prefer to receive mercury-containing lamps intact. Although lamp crushing by generators is generally discouraged, it can be performed with the proper equipment and provisions to meet all RCRA and ... Guidance for Used Fluorescent Lamp Management ...

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MassDEP Mercury Information | Mass.gov

Guide MassDEP Mercury Information. Use this Guide to learn about mercury, understand its environmental and health effects, safely manage products and wastes that contain it, and find out what Massachusetts and other states in the region are doing to reduce mercury exposure. ... Drum-Style Fluorescent Lamp Crushers (PDF 27 KB) Open PDF file, 3 ...

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SURVEY AND INITIAL EVALUATION

 · Small On-Site Fluorescent Lamp Crushers (a.k.a., Fluorescent Bulb Crushers) In general, the small on-site fluorescent lamp crusher consists of a lamp crushing unit, exhaust emission controls, and a collection container (usually a 55 gallon barrel).

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Crushing Fluorescent Bulbs: Helping to Save the ...

Crushing Fluorescent Bulbs: Helping to Save the Environment While Saving Money The Mercury Problem Fluorescent lighting has long been the choice of school, hospital and manufacturing facilities that want to cut energy costs and reduce their impact on the environment.

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Fluorescent Light Bulb Crushing Recycling Machine

The Fluorescent Light Bulb Crushing Machine not only crushes spent fluorescent lamps of any length into recyclable material, but also captures over 99.99% of the vapors released

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Bulb Eater® 3 - Air Cycle

The Bulb Eater® 3 is the next generation of Bulb Eater® Lamp Crusher which crushes spent fluorescent lamps of any length into recyclable material while capturing over 99.99% of …

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Fluorescent Lamp Crushing System

Fluorescent Lamp Crushing System ... before crushing lamps. 2. Crush Lamps. Straight Lamps: a. Make sure that the CFL chute safety cover is closed. b. Insert a lamp into entry tube roughly 3 inches and then let go. Do not force the lamp down the entry tube.

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Division of Environmental Response and Revitalization ...

Division of Environmental Response and Revitalization August 2018 . Managing Fluorescent Lamps . THIS POLICY DOES NOT HAVE THE FORCE OF LAW Hazardous Waste Program . This guidance is intended to help businesses understand their options for managing spent lamps under Ohio EPA's Universal Waste Rules.

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Mercury Lamp Waste Management - Heritage®

A common inquiry we receive concerns proper management of spent mercury-containing lightbulbs or "lamps" and how lamp crushers can be used in the waste management process. Mercury is a hazardous material. All fluorescent lamps and compact fluorescent lamps (CFLs) contain elemental liquid mercury, as do high-intensity discharge (HID) lamps such as mercury vapor, metal halide, […]

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FLUORESCENT BULB CRUSHERS / LAMP COMPACTORS

A Fluorescent Lamp Crusher / Compactor is a lamp crushing machine that processes, or crushes, spent fluorescent lamps into small fragments. The crushed glass is compacted into 55-gallon containers. Over 1350 T8 4' lamps can be crushed into one …

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ia DEQ - How to Recycle Fluorescent Lamps

The advantage of drum-top crushing is that it dramatically reduces the space required to store and manage spent lamps. For most units, a drum can hold more than 1,000 spent lamps. Drum crushing is specifically allowed by ia's Universal Waste Rule; however, it may not be allowed in certain states.

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Flourescent Lamps and Tubes

Operating a fluorescent lamp crusher in California would require a "standardized permit" from the Department of Toxic Substances Control. Contact the DTSC office near you for more information on standardized treatment permits before you invest in a fluorescent lamp crusher. Fluorescent Lamps, Tubes, and Universal Waste

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Fluorescent Bulb Crushers | Crusher Mills, Cone Crusher ...

Fluorescent Bulb Crushers Fluorescent Bulbs Wholesaler … By law, non-residential fluorescent light bulbs must be disposed of in a special manner. These fluorescent bulb crushers meet the EPA and OSHA standards for bulb …

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Fluorescent Lamp Recycling

fluorescent lamps, high intensity discharge lamps (mercury vapor, metal halide, high pressure sodium), and fluorescent backlights in flat panel and liquid crystal displays commonly used as monitors, TVs and instrument displays.

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Fluorescent Lamp Disposal and Recycling in EPA Region 2

Bulb crushers, which crush lamps into attached drums, are often marketed as a space-saving alternative. However, crushing of lamps ... or "green end cap", fluorescent lamps be stored and delivered intact (i.e., not cracked or broken) to a recycler or other authorized ... Fluorescent Lamp Disposal and Recycling …

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