German "heatball" wheeze outwits EU light bulb ban
A German entrepreneur is bypassing a European Union ban on light bulbs of more than 60 watts by marketing his own brand as mini heaters. Skip related content
Siegfried Rotthaeuser and his brother-in-law have come up with a legal way of importing and distributing 75 and 100 watt light bulbs -- by producing them in China, importing them as "small heating devices" and selling them as "heatballs."German "heatball" wheeze outwits EU light bulb ban - Yahoo! News UKOn their website, the two engineers describe the heatballs as "action art" and as "resistance against legislation which is implemented without recourse to democratic and parliamentary processes."
Well someone has found a way to avoid the EU law in this situation. Heat balls anyone?