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Recycling Fluorescent Lamps

Recycling Fluorescent Lamps

In today’s world, recycling activity has gone viral.  Almost everything is recycled and in Mission, where my office is, our curb side pickup is very detailed and there is easy access to recycling centres within Mission.  But in this article I would like to talk about the fluorescent lamp. As you may or may not knowContinue Reading

Fluorescent Phosphors

Fluorescent Phosphors

The cost of phosphors that are used in fluorescent lamps will be increasing and this should provide some insight. To give you some background, phosphors are a part of what is called “rare earth” metallic elements with a variety of unique properties. There are 17 groups used in such products as hard drives, fuel cells,Continue Reading