Did you know that it’s illegal in the state of California to throw out an old mercury thermostat with your regular trash and that there is a fine of up to $70,000 for each mercury thermostat that is not recycled? It's required by law that all thermostats, mercury and electronic are recycled. TRC makes it easy to recycle any thermostat and will even provide you with $5 rebate for each mercury thermostat you recycle.
To submit your $5 rebate form click here! After filling it out, simply place your mercury thermostat and rebate form in a plastic bag and drop it off at a local collection site, or you can request a free TRC recycling bin and ship us your thermostats. We will make sure your mercury and electronic thermostats are properly recycled free of charge.