Home Depot announced in June that it will begin to take back old compact fluorescent bulbs at all of its nearly 2,000 stores scattered throughout the country.
What does CF stand for?
CF stands for Compact Fluorescent (lamp/bulb)
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- Commercial Film
- Commodities Finance
- Common Formats (United States Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Act of 2005)
- Common Functions
- Commonwealth Funding
- Communication Function
- Communications Flight
- Community Forestry
- Compact Flash
- Compact Flash (solid state memory technology)
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From Incandescents to Compact Fluorescents Like my acceptance of compact fluorescent light bulbs, it has taken time to realize our dome-in-progress is symbiotic with food lining its shelves.
Can't I just get a normal light fixture and use a compact fluorescent bulb for energy efficiency, or is there something special about the specialty lights?
The three separately switchable, compact fluorescent lamps in red, green and blue, not only produce these primary colours, but also three secondary-colour pastel shades and one shade of white.
Compact fluorescent lights use 75 percent less energy than standard light bulbs, and over the life of the product, they reduce operating costs by 260 percent.