A product known and used by millions is causing great impact worldwide, generating panic in the inhabitants who have discovered the series of consequences that its use has.
The saving bulbs or bulbs, due to its objective of “energy saving”, the companies that made them have made some changes in them so that they can meet a friendly purpose for the environment. Although at the time managed to generate a “savings”, today gave something else.
There is an unfavorable factor for health with the existence of these bulbs, this was the time when one of these breaks. These products have significant amounts of mercury that at the moment of breaking off release this substance, which is very toxic to health.
The Environmental Protection Agency is aware of this problem, so it is already reported that all users of these pumps, the processes they must follow to get rid of waste in case the focus breaks at home.
As stated by the analysts of the Fraunhofer Institute Wilhem Klauditz for the German Federal Agency of the Environment, if a focus becomes broken, it will issue mercury that makes the air in the place sea up to 20 times less tolerable.
In addition to the published, what other effects can cause a broken bulb?
- Cluster headaches
- Inability to concentrate
- Cancer (in the worst case).
The mercury present in these bulbs seriously affects women embassies and children. It is poisonous to the mind, to the kidneys, the liver and the sensory system, it can also alter the nervous and immune system, weakening the defenses of our organism.
There are three components in these bulbs that can trigger a dangerous disease such as cancer: phenol, naphthalene and styrene. All three are highly polluting to health. Not to mention the incredible amount of ultraviolet rays that emanate.
You already know, traditional bulbs or bulbs can be dangerous for the environment in which you develop them, but above all for your health. It is advisable to start a questionnaire about the existence of these products in the home and try to use others that have not been harmful to health.
This is why LED-based lighting is the ideal option today, which is a green, efficient and constantly developing technology.