CFLs emit harmful levels of UV

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    I wonder what all those science loving liberals are going to think about the massive outbreak of skin cancer in their future.

    Harmful effects of CFL bulbs to skin; Energy-efficient bulbs safest when placed behind additional glass cover
     
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    If they're made by GE, it doesn't count
     
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    So you hate science?
     
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    I love science, but I do hate idiocy. :eusa_boohoo:
     
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    So do I.

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    Because somebody else made those...
     
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    Is this any different from regular flourescent lights?
     
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