Eco-bulbs 'a health hazard for babies and pregnant women due to mercury inside'The Daily Mail
Dec. 27, 2010
1.Trump is Right: GOP Debate Audience is Packed Full of Republican Donors
2.Government Agents Hunt Woman Down After Seeing Facebook Picture Of Her Rehabilitating Baby Squirrels
3.Florida Cops Unload On Man Holding Gun Fearing Home Invasion After Knock On Door At 1AM, Had Wrong House
4.VIDEO: Americans Express Support When Told Obama Had 'Launched A Preemptive Nuclear Strike On Russia'
5.Miami Police Retaliate Against Female Driver Who Filmed Herself Pulling Over Cop
6.Mandatory Mental Illness Screening and The Drive to Confiscate Firearms
7.Three Reasons to Be Worried About The Economy
8.Trump On Debate Audience: "They Gave Me 20 Tickets"
Energy-saving light bulbs were at the centre of a fresh health scare last night after researchers claimed they can release potentially harmful amounts of mercury if broken.
Levels of toxic vapour around smashed eco-bulbs were up to 20 times higher than the safe guideline limit for an indoor area, the study said.
It added that broken bulbs posed a potential health risk to pregnant women, babies and small children.