Consumer Product Safety Comission Issues Recalls

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The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission is recalling two popular home products.

The first is the Regent 500 Watt Halogen Bulb. Nearly 600,000 were sold and they could pose a fire hazard if used in a terchiere floor lamp or other indoor fixtures. If you would like to get more information on this recall call the manufacturer, Cooper Lighting, at 800-954-7145, or log onto their Web site at

The second recall concerns Zenith Analog Large Screen Projection Televisions that were manufactured between 1995 and 1998. About 80,000 of the TVs were sold. A problem with a coolant fluid leak in the set can cause smoking, charring and electrical arcing and pose a fire hazard. If you would like more information on the recall, call Zenith at 800-777-5195 or log onto their Web site at