Monthly Archives: November 2009

Warning from Israelian Health Ministry: ‘Stay a safe distance away from screw-in fluorescent bulbs’

http://www.jpost.com/servlet/Satellite?cid=1259010973330&pagename=JPost%2FJPArticle%2FShowFull  The most popular types of screw-in, energy-saving fluorescent light bulbs should not – as an “interim precautionary measure” – be closer than 30 centimeters from the body for more than one hour per day, the Health Ministry recommended on … Continue reading

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LED lighting causes headaches in Dutch workers

(translation of an article that appeared in the Dutch newspaper De Telegraaf: http://www.telegraaf.nl/binnenland/5195982/__Hoofdpijn_van_led-verlichting__.html) The 350 as environmentally friendly promoted LED lights installed in the Dutch town hall of Hoogeveen appear to cause headaches in the employees. The lamps also produce … Continue reading

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