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Smoke detectors go in trash without any harm to nature

Question: My concern is that there is a warning on the box that my home smoke alarm contains a small quantity of radioactive material (americium-241). With so many homeowners on Oahu having smoke alarms, where do we safely dispose of the old ones without harming our precious environment? Read more

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