How Clean Earth helps
An integrated approach to solutions for universal waste generators
Clean earth offers an integrated recycling approach for our customers producing universal waste containing mercury, lead, cadmium, and other substances hazardous to human health and our environment. We help our customers implement best practices for handling waste on-site, and provide a full range of treatment and recycling options to meet your company's recycling and disposal requirements through custom, sustainable solutions.
At a glance
Recycling success in 2020
Pounds of Lamps Recycled
Pounds of Batteries Recycled
94% of the material we processed was recycled.
That's Nearly 4 Million Tons in One Year.
Pounds of Ballasts Recycled
Our Lamp Recycling Leaves No Detail in the Dark
Our dry-process recycling system crushes and separates all geometric shapes of fluorescent lamps into their components: end caps, sleeves, glass, aluminum, and mercury containing phosphor powder and elemental Mercury.
High and Low-Pressure Sodium
Compact Fluorescent & HID Lamps
Traditional, U-Shaped, Coated, Straight Fluorescents
Mercury devices and compounds, Breaking Through Difficult Waste Streams
We are an industry leader in researching and developing technologies to recycle these difficult waste streams. Our hydrometallurgical and pyro-metallurgical processes provide an innovative solution to this challenge. Our process not only removes and recovers Mercury but it also enables the clean end products to be further recycled or reused.
Debris and Devices
Silver / Gold Solutions
Mercury Salts & Compounds
Most All Mercury Apparatus
Empowering you with a simple battery recycling solution
Our battery kits provide a simple and convenient recycling solution for a multitude of battery types.
Lithium Ion - Poly
Nickel Metal Hydride
Our approach to Ballast recycling is where our high standards shine
Ballast recycling is another assurance of our high standards of environmental protection. Metal components from the ballast such as copper and steel are collected for recovery and reuse. The PCB containing capacitors and any PCB contaminated asphalt potting material are thoroughly destroyed at a permitted facility.
PCB Containing Ballasts
TDEHP Lighting Ballasts
Reach out to our team of experts today.