Thought-Provoking Documentaries: The Light Bulb Conspiracy

The lightbulb Conspiracy (2010) also known as “Pyramids of Waste” is a documentary about the negative effects of consumerism and planned obsolescence.

The light bulb conspiracy is a theory that the leading manufacturers of incandescent light bulbs have conspired to keep the lifetime of their bulbs far below their real technological capabilities. This way, they ensure the continuous demand for more bulbs and hence, long-term profit for themselves.

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