Post Tagged with: "China light bulbs"

August 24, 2011 04:09

Obama “jobs” chief Immelt to send jobs to China

“I don’t think these people are as good as they think they are. I don’t think they think this is a problem. I don’t think they see Jeffrey Immelt as anything other than a conduit for them to the fortune 100 fortune 500 community of CEOs whom they can muscle for campaign contributions and backdrops for economic venues for the president to appear at.” – Karl Rove as Bill O’Reilly rails about Obama’s “jobs committee” chairman’s propensity for moving jobs to China.

March 5, 2011 19:48

SC State Reps Have More Than Their Heads Screwed on Properly

[T]hese new corkscrew looking bulbs may be MUCH more dangerous to our health and the environment as the heavy content of mercury poses long-term additional risks and the very costs of necessary burdensome methods of exact clean-up of broken bulbs is onerous, particularly indoors where nearly all of the breakage will be concentrated.

February 24, 2011 05:33

Light bulb nightmare

Three page hour long process of cleanup for broken compact fluorescent light bulbs mandated issued by the EPA. These bulbs will be the only ones you can buy in 2012. GE spent millions lobbying to get this law passed then closed their light bulb factories in the US and will make CFLs in China.

January 20, 2011 07:21

Green Follies Escalate in the Face of Failure

Those widely heralded compact fluorescent bulbs (CFLs) turn out to be a bit of dud in the real world.