Q's Daily DIY Green Tips: A Mercurial CFL Argument

Health and safety should always be at the forefront of your mind when considering ways to green your home and lifestyle.  This makes the components of compact fluorescent light bulbs somewhat questionable.  Fortunately it is becoming more widely known that CFL's contain mercury.  It is important that this knowledge takes root ensure that people understand what is in their home or work place and how to deal with it.  Always be sure to read the safety information included in the CFL packaging and visit the Environmental Protection Agency Website for more information on the DO's and DON'Ts of handling a disposing of CFl light bulbs. 

P Quentin Unsworth