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How to clean up a broken CFL bulb

Got a shattered CFL on your hands? Worried about mercury? Don't panic -- we'll show you how to clean it up safely and dispose of it responsibly.

By June 23, 2014

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How to clean up a broken CFL light bulb

Cleaning up after these mercury-filled bulbs is a hassle, but here's how to do it safely.

By June 23, 2014

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Side by side: LED, CFL, and incandescent bulbs

CNET conducts a "regular person's" comparison of the new AmbientLED bulb from Philips, along with its CFL and incandescent counterparts, without all the jargon.

By August 6, 2011

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Testing out Philips' LED, CFL, and incandescent bulbs (photos)

Philips' latest LED offers almost identical lighting to its incandescent predecessor, but at significantly higher cost upfront. Here are a few pictures that help demonstrate the light each bulb gives off.

5 Images By August 6, 2011

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GE: Hybrid light bulb solves CFL issues

Halogen hybrid light bulb offers CFL efficiency without the wait for full brightness. And it contains less mercury.

By October 20, 2010

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CFL bulb with safety skin keeps mercury inside

ArmorLite is a new CFL bulb by ClearLite with a safety coating. It contains mercury and shattered glass if the bulb is smashed.

By October 29, 2009

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Are ESL bulbs better than CFL or LED?

Vu1 says its Electron Stimulated Luminescence bulbs are safer and better quality than CFL and LED lights. Is ESL the next big thing in lighting?

By September 16, 2009

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These smart light bulbs heed iOS, Android devices

The initial bulbs are for industrial use, but manufacturer TCP says it will soon be offering the same CFL and LED lighting options to consumers.

By May 18, 2011

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A solar-powered fashion statement

On The Green Show this week we take a solar-powered bag to the streets of New York, we cover the difference between smart and dumb appliances, and there's a new CFL bulb to help you practice safe lighting.

By December 16, 2009

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Lensbaby hits your phone camera's sweet spot (preview)

Lensbaby brings the company's special-effects lenses to Apple and Android mobile devices, via Kickstarter. We got to play with a prototype.

By April 29, 2014