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.
Cleaning up after these mercury-filled bulbs is a hassle, but here's how to do it safely.
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.
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.
Halogen hybrid light bulb offers CFL efficiency without the wait for full brightness. And it contains less mercury.
ArmorLite is a new CFL bulb by ClearLite with a safety coating. It contains mercury and shattered glass if the bulb is smashed.
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?
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.
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.
Lensbaby brings the company's special-effects lenses to Apple and Android mobile devices, via Kickstarter. We got to play with a prototype.