Light bulbs: incandescent, halogen

Recommended disposal options

Put in garbage

Incandescent and halogen lights may be put in the garbage.

Incandescent, halogen

light bulbs

Incandescent (left) and halogen (right) light bulbs may be put in the garbage.


Both LED and compact fluorescent lights bulbs use less energy than incandescent light bulbs. There are many lighting options available today. Learn about lighting options on the Minnesota Clean Energy Resource Team’s Right Light Guide.