Mercury content in bulbs raises concerns

Mercury content in bulbs raises concerns

There are 1 comment on the Business story from Oct 8, 2009, titled Mercury content in bulbs raises concerns. In it, Business reports that:

FirstEnergy customers have expressed concerns about the mercury content in compact fluorescent bulbs that the company planned on distributing to customers.

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#1 Oct 10, 2009
Duh! Be careful with them.. and they contain a tiny bit of Hg .. about the size of a grain of sand. The energy savings is worth it.. and the coal burned to make the juice for incandescents releases Hg into the air.

The quicker the switch the better

Hg = mercury

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