Fluorescent Tube Disposal

UK Leading Light Tube Recycling Company

Telephone 01227 280777

Fully Licensed

Our Fluorescent Tube Disposal Facility is fully licensed and audited by the Environment Agency and we have an excellent compliance record.

Nationwide Collection Service

We only use our own transport vehicles for your waste collection and have one of the lowest transport fees in the Industry.

Sameday Quotes

Monday to Friday we can offer you a free non-obligation quote within 24 hours of your enquiry.

No Minimum Quanties

Large or small. One-offs to regular collections. We've got you covered.

Fluorescent Tube Disposal

Fluorescent Tube Disposal

Fluorescent Tube Disposal UK is governed by the Hazardous Waste Disposal Regulations.

It means your light tube disposal must be carried out by a licensed company. Commercial fluorescent light tubes can no longer be thrown out with the general waste.

In fact, just one fluorescent lamp can contain enough Mercury to contaminate 30,000 litres of water.

Our tube recycling services provide specialist storage boxes for your light bulbs. These we simply switch over for empty containers once full.

From regular lamp disposal collections to one-offs, we can safely dispose of all quantities.

We have no call centres but do have a knowledgeable team of experts with over 50 years experience at your disposal.

  • Same day Quotations

    We are always able to offer our very best prices on the same day as your enquiry.

  • We Collect Nationwide

    Get in touch today for your free no obligation quotation.

  • Low Transport Fees

    Our collection fees are amongst the cheapest in the industry and we have no minimum quantity to qualify for a collection.


If you're a business or have a large quantity of Fluorescent Tubes to dispose of, you need to ensure that your waste disposal follows waste hierarchy guidelines.

This is where a Waste Management Company such as All Waste Matters can help.

With 50 years of experience, you can rely on us to make your Fluorescent Tube Recycling problems a thing of the past.

How do i dispose of fluorescent light bulbs UK?

Fluorescent light tube disposal in the UK must be carried out by a licensed company. Old tubes should be safely stored in suitable containers prior to removal. At the time of collection you should be left with the relevant paperwork. This must be kept for a minimum of 3 years.

Can i throw away fluorescent tubes?

Fluorescent tubes must never be thrown away in general rubbish. These end up in landfills and just one tube can contaminate huge quantities of drinking water.

As well as being terrible for the environment this process is now illegal. To learn more please visit http://www.legislation.gov.uk/uksi/2005/894/contents/made

Where can i recycle fluorescent light tubes?

For domestically produced light tubes, you may be able to return them to the store where they were purchased. Many retailers now offer this service free of charge.

For large quantities or commercially produced tubes, you must use a licensed waste management company.



Get in touch today for your free non-obligation quote.