Monthly Archives: July 2012

New Study on CFL UV Radiation

  As has widely been reported, a recent study highlights the problem of UV radiation from compact fluorescent bulbs, albeit only at close quarters. It is therefore recommended that the squiggly tubes are enclosed in capsules for such use, as … Continue reading

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“Don’t Send Your Light Bulbs to Washington”

  Hey, squiggly CFLs can be attractive too…or at least less ugly… But don’t go picking this flower!         CFL Flower by Laura McNutt and Tracey Trumbull. Source   http://timesfreepress.com/photos/2011/apr/19/43467/  

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CFLs “All Fail” Study…

    Interesting last post on the Savethebulb.org blog. It concerns the need to review the already imposed ban in Europe, not least because of the low savings from banning simple incandescents, as also a UK Dept of Environment (DEFRA) … Continue reading

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Light Bulb Hell and Heaven… or vice versa…

Update: Having to take down the Flash app as embed in the post, dumb background music on it unfortunately, so is annoyingly present in archive listings of several posts etc. Not noticed before! Still, amusing enough, as described below…   … Continue reading

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