Caution, Risk On Selecting Wrong Saving Lights

Electricity bills continued rise, many households and small to large sized companies switch to using compact fluorescent light bulbs (CFLs) or commonly referred to as energy-saving lamps main lighting source. But recently a team of researchers of the U.S. found if the light is actually a favorite of many people at risk of causing skin damage. Warning of a team of researchers from Stony Brook University, New York found that energy-saving lamps emit highest ultraviolet radiation (UV). In fact, UV radiation cause damage of skin cells and at high levels…

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Swine Influenza Kills 11 Palestinians

Swine influenza (H1N1) is getting rampant in the Palestinian territory. At least 11 people were killed. The Palestinian News Agency WAFA on Sunday (6/1/2013) reported of the Palestinian Ministry of Health said, since the beginning of winter until Thursday (3/1/2013) as many as 11 people were killed as a result of swine influenza. The latest victim, an elderly man and the baby had died. Health Ministry also said there are currently 323 people treated for the H1N1 virus, and more than 50 people were treated at Ramallah. The Ministry is…

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Concord Ban The Sale Of Bottled Mineral Water

In an effort to save the environment, the town of Concord – Massachusetts, United States, bans the sale of mineral water bottles under 1 litre beginning January 1, 2013. This Regulation comes into force on the campaign against small plastic bottles echoed three years ago. “In order for society to change, you should make a rule that forces them to not buy small plastic bottles,” said John Hill, Chairman of the campaign team to the New York Times on Thursday, January 3, 2013. Instead of buying bottled water, community users…

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