Our recycling / disposal advice
The Health Protection Agency have a procedure to follow in the instance of a mercury thermometer breaking. Please visit their website here
The Environment Agency advise that if you have one household mercury thermometer, it can be placed in the normal refuse if wrapped up in plastic first. A mercury switch can also be taken to the Household Waste Recycling Centre (HWRC). Ask the operator for assistance.
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