CFLs, Incandescents & LEDs… What’s the Difference? {Infographic}

Via on Jun 1, 2012
Photo: wikimedia

Confused about which type of lighting is better for the environment? Want to know the impact to your wallet?

And what the heck is a CFL or LED anyway?!

This chart should clear things up with the facts you’ll need to make an informed purchase decision based on costs, carbon emissions, toxicity and more…

To see the info-graphic enlarged click here.

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About Lynn Hasselberger

Lynn Hasselberger lives in Chicagoland with her son, husband and two cats. She loves sunrises, running, yoga, chocolate, and NYR, and has a voracious appetite for comedy. In her spare time, she blogs at and A "Green Diva" and social media addict, you'll most likely find Lynn on twitter (@LynnHasselbrgr & @myEARTH360) and facebook. She hopes to make the world a better place, have more fun, re-develop her math skills and overcome her fear of public speaking. Like her writing? Subscribe to her posts.


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5 Responses to “CFLs, Incandescents & LEDs… What’s the Difference? {Infographic}”

  1. MamasteNJ says:

    Just intro'd on FB to: Family, Health & Wellness, Wow of the Day.

  2. Nina says:

    Nice! Thanks for sharing.

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