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The EPA’s Mercury Problem

olerocker/bluesman Wrote: Jan 09, 2013 10:24 AM
It has been claimed that the bulb, if broken, and some have exploded in the sockets, the release of the mercury exceeds EPA rules on mercury emissions....My dentist has not use mecury in filling is several years......it either gold or plastic.

Ninety-six. That’s the number of 60-watt incandescent light bulbs I purchased last weekend after learning the other kind, the compact fluorescent lights (CFLs) environmentalists are so in love with, are hazardous to my health and to the environment. I would have preferred a higher wattage but discovered the 75-watt version was outlawed January 1st.

It took about three hours to replace every CFL bulb in my house and carefully place them in a huge plastic container used to transport them to the recycling center at a local home improvement store. I said a quick prayer for safety while coasting down the...