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Minamata disease documents to be displayed in China

http://findarticles.com/p/articles/mi_m0WDP/is_1999_May_3/ai_54562953/ “…Hundreds of people died and thousands more were crippled because they ate seafood contaminated with mercury compounds dumped in Minamata Bay by chemical maker Chisso Corp. in the 1950s…

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A States’ Rights Battle over Light Bulbs

http://www.businessweek.com/magazine/a-states-rights-battle-over-light-bulbs-11102011.html Conservatives challenge the federal law requiring incandescent bulbs to be replaced with fluorescents and LEDs In July… Representative Joe Barton (R-Tex.), gave it another try. His Better Use of…

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Community Organizer / Political Activist Needed

LightBulbChoice.com has recently joined forces with a corporation who has developed a device that makes incandescent bulbs meet the HR 6 energy efficiency guidelines. This product will be ready for…

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Quality of Light, Quality of Life

Excerpts from Heritage.org Blog Howard Brandston is a renowned lighting designer who has over 50 years of experience and an impressive project record: To date, he has designed over 2,500…

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“Right to Light” legislation passes Michigan House

LANSING — A bill that would skirt federal regulations phasing out inefficient incandescent light bulbs passed the state House of Representatives Thursday by a 62-46 margin. The bill permits the…

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The dangers from phosphor-coated glass of broken CFL bulbs

In an article published yesterday in http://www.parkinsonarchitecture.com the author talked about the dangers from the phosphor-coated glass of broken CFL bulbs.  Just another reason not to have them in your…

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Problems associated with the Irlen Syndrome

   Sharon Vaselenak I am writing on behalf of the people who have Irlen syndrome. This is an inherited condition which results in the individual being hypersensitive to certain wavelengths…

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LED does not mean “non-fluorescent”!

  Danny James Ryan 8:18pm Aug 22, 2011 For anyone with a technical interest super bright LEDs such as the ones used in modern lighting product actually use the same…