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CFL bulb
Furniture, Furnishings & Decorations
Indoor Lighting
Light Bulbs (627)
The Home Depot    
Ecosmart 100 watt bulb
EDXO-23
0927110
475-118
 
 
Home Depot
Unspecified
7/1/2011
A CFL light bulb began to smolder from its base and went out, alarming four adults. Similar to reports from Consumer Reports about Telstar and Electra CFL bulbs.
7/24/2011
Home/Apartment/Condominium 
Incident, No Injury
Other Relative
Female
86 years
Yes
N/A
No
No
No
Comment from The Home Depot 8/10/2011
Home Depot takes product safety issues very seriously. If you have any additional information, please contact us at information@homedepot.com or (877) 527-0313.

CPSC does not guarantee the accuracy, completeness, or adequacy of the contents of the Publicly Available Consumer Product Safety Information Database on SaferProducts.gov, particularly with respect to information submitted by people outside of CPSC.