Two household light bulbs are about to vanish from store shelves. The commonly used four-foot, 40-watt fluorescent tube hanging over workbenches in millions of basements and garages and still gracing many kitchen ceilings will no longer be manufactured after Saturday.
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Indian woman inspects fluorescent light bulbs at an Ajanta plant in Morbi, some 265 km from Ahmedabad, in March
When it comes to fluorescent lighting, we look to the design-worthy light bulb from Plumen. The popular European bulb is now available in a US version (110V), saves 80 percent on energy, and lasts eight times as long as a standard incandescent bulb.