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Edison's bulb dims, freedom flickers - Sentinel & Enterprise

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Just as the United States of America turns 234 years old, the plight of a quintessentially American innovation says volumes about the state of the union.

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Ken

Fitchburg, MA

#1 Jul 6, 2010
Alarmist horse pucky??
CFLs contain a small amount of mercury sealed within the glass tubing - an average of 4 milligrams. By comparison older thermometers contain about 400 milligrams of mercury. When we were kids we used to play with these little silver balls of liquid.

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