How to Recycle Old or Broken Light Bulbs

Jun 30, 14 How to Recycle Old or Broken Light Bulbs

Most light bulbs are made from glass, and glass is one of the most easily recycled materials on the planet. So recycling light bulbs should be an easy and effective way to top off going green when you upgrade to more energy efficient light bulbs, right? Not quite. Each type of bulb is different and requires different considerations for disposal. So let’s take a look at how to properly recycle your old or broken bulbs.

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Five Things You Probably Didn’t Know We Sold

Apr 12, 13 Five Things You Probably Didn’t Know We Sold

By now, you know that 1000Bulbs.com sells household light bulbs, ballasts, Christmas decorations, stage and studio lamps and much more. But hidden deep within the confines of the 30,000+ items on the website are five things I’m pretty sure you would be surprised to come across on 1000Bulbs.com.

Batteries

Everyone needs batteries, and luckily we have lots of them. We have AA, AAA, D, C, rechargeable batteries, 9 volt, and watch batteries. Oh, and we also carry marine and snowmobile batteries, too. No matter what kind of batteries you need, chances are we have them.

Fly and Insect Control

Paraclipse Insect Inn Ultra II

Paraclipse Insect Inn Ultra II

Tired of mosquitoes buzzing in your ear? Luckily, there are lots of options to stop these winged pests in their tracks. We have fly and mosquito traps that attract these pests with lights and scents, trapping thousands of them on replaceable cartridges. When one side of these cartridges fills up, it automatically advances to a fresh side; until the whole cartridge needs to be replaced.

Night Lights

Night lights are a great way to illuminate certain areas of your home without disturbing others and also prevent you from stumbling in the dark. From night lights outfitted with a moon wearing a nightcap to directional LED night lights, 1000Bulbs.com has what you need to get that glass of water at two in the morning without stubbing your toe on the coffee table.

Deck Marker Lights

Deck Marker Light

Xodus BL670D Deck Marker Light

Summer is right around the corner, and that means barbecues and outdoor entertaining. That’s where deck marker lights come in. These lights are used to provide ambiance and illuminate steps, preventing accidents. Place these on your deck, patio, or even on your house.

Pre-Paid Light Bulb Recycling

Hopefully you wouldn’t throw paint, motor oil, or anti-freeze in the trash. Well, light bulbs, batteries, and computer electronics are no different. Our pre-paid recycling boxes and pails make it easy to be environmentally responsible. Simply fill out the pre-paid shipping label and ship it off.

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Motorcycle and ATV Batteries

Feb 07, 11 Motorcycle and ATV Batteries

Motorcycle and ATV batteries are just the beginning of our battery inventory here at 1000Bulbs.com. We carry a wide range of batteries designed to fit into motorcycles, ATVs, and scooters. This will allow you to keep your ride running any way you want it to. We provide batteries for utility vehicles, snowmobiles, RVs, boats, and lawn and garden equipment. Our battery inventory is one of the most comprehensive on the market today. When you add this in with our inventory of lighting options, you can get many of your needs at one location online.

Our inventory of motorcycle and ATV batteries covers just about anything you can think of. No matter what size vehicle you have, we carry a battery that will handle its power equipment needs. Many people use their motorcycles, ATVs, scooters, and other personal vehicles for recreation. Even though they may not commute to work in them, they still need these vehicles to be reliable. That is why it is important to know where to get batteries to keep them running. When you shop through our inventory here at 1000Bulbs.com, you will find exactly what you need at lower than retail prices.

Specialty batteries are one of those things that many people do not need until the power runs out. Once they realize that they have no power, they start finding that they cannot get these batteries easily in their local communities. That is why it is important to know what type of batteries your personal vehicles use and then find a reliable source for those batteries just in case you need it. That is why many people are turning to 1000Bulbs.com for their battery and lighting needs. We carry such a wide selection that most people do not have to look anywhere else.

Our battery inventory does not stop at motorcycle and ATV batteries. We carry typical household batteries in sizes ranging from AA to 9 volt. We also offer a range of rechargeable batteries as well as lithium models. We carry batteries for watches, remote controls, flashlights, golf carts, medical equipment, emergency signage, security alarms, and toys. Our inventory also includes surge protectors and UPS devices for computers and other electronics. When you look to the inventory at 1000Bulbs.com, you will be pleasantly surprised at the many options available to you. If you have the need for batteries, look over our inventory today and get your order in.

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Panasonic AA Industrial Batteries

Jan 20, 11 Panasonic AA Industrial Batteries

Performance when it counts! Panasonic Industrial batteries are specially designed with a power reservoir that enables them to last longer – even under the abuse they’re likely to take in industry and professional applications. High current and large capacity are standard in all Industrial line batteries, which means high performance and a 7-year shelf life.

Panasonic Industrial Alkaline products are dependable batteries that are specially labeled and commercially packaged for end users, businesses, organizations, agencies and distributors in the OEM/professional/industrial and government marketplace. Available in bulk and rugged contractor packs, Panasonic Industrial Alkaline batteries are designed to provide reliable power for a wide range of industrial/commercial devices.

FEATURES:

  • Shelf life up to 7 years when stored at 68°F (20°C) 80% capacity – except for 9V batteries which are a 5 year shelf life
  • Date coded to guarantee freshness prior to use
  • Operates reliably in a temperature range of -20°C to 54°C (-4°F to 130°F)
  • Economical bulk packaging

Battery Uses:

  • Flashlights
  • Radios
  • Meters
  • Medical devices
  • Wireless microphones
  • Smoke alarms
  • Remote hand-held devices
  • Security systems
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