The Dangers of Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs

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Today’s daily truth reveals a harmful element in many of our homes or friends’ homes. The CFL (compact fluorescent) Light Bulb is toxic and cancerous. Firstly this bulb is claimed to be an energy saver, but do you know why? It “saves” power by pulsing on and off so fast that the human eye cannot see the flicker however this pulsing can put you in a trance and disrupt the functions in your brain. Also these bulbs emit harmful UV radiation that should be avoided. Along with this, when the bulbs are on they emit toxic carcinogenic fumes such as phenol, naphthalene, and styrene even contain the neurotoxin mercury. If a CFL bulb is broken, vacate the premises immediately to avoid inhalation of toxic mercury. Think twice, do a little research when buying light bulbs and even consider replacing the toxic bulbs in your home with incandescent bulbs. Yellow light tends to be safer than white light when it comes to bulbs, be informed. Learn more here: Why CFL Bulbs Aren’t Such A Bright Idea. Check out this article here to know more: Understanding The Dangers of Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs

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