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Associated Press: Compact Fluorescent Bulbs Pose Mercury Risk


The Associated Press ran a story about the problems with mercury in compact fluorescent light bulbs, creating a contamination risk if the bulbs are not disposed of properly. Quoted in the article is UC Professor of Environmental Health Kim Dietrich. Among the papers picking up the story was the Tampa Tribune.

Date: 5/23/2008 12:00:00 AM
By: Carey Hoffman
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The Associated Press ran a story about the problems with mercury in compact fluorescent light bulbs, creating a contamination risk if the bulbs are not disposed of properly. Quoted in the article is UC Professor of Environmental Health Kim Dietrich. Among the papers picking up the story was the Tampa Tribune.

To read the full story, go to: Associated Press story