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UV-C Lighting to Disinfect Baggage Trays at Airport Security

The UV-C LEDs are designed to disinfect the baggage trays as they return on the concealed rollers embedded in the security unit. A newly-formed subsidiary of LED iBond – LED Aviation – won the business to supply 50 UV-C LED-based disinfection systems

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Osram Adopts UVA LED Technology for In-car Air Disinfection and Purification

The product, named Air Zing Mini, is designed to removes germs from the air inside vehicles to improve air quality for drivers and passengers. The UV light of Osram’s Air Zing Mini works at a wavelength of 360 to 370

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OPPLE Lighting Partners with Huawei

During the recently closed Huawei’s Developer Conference 2020, Huawei and its 12 partners, including OPPLE Lighting, announced the launch of HMS Go Global Ecosystem Alliance, with an aim to provide Chinese developers eying the global market with a “go global

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Lighting Research Center Releases Results of Online UV Disinfection Survey

The Lighting Research Center (LRC) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is currently examining a range of UV disinfection technologies. The goal of this work is to provide information that will help decision makers select UV products that are effective, safe, and

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NEMA Launches Healthcare Facilities Council

The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) has announced the establishment of its Healthcare Facilities Council (HFC) to help improve healthcare delivery environments while expanding market opportunities for manufacturers serving the healthcare facilities market. The HFC creates a forum for professionals

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DOE Research Evaluates Lighting Application Efficiency for LED-Based Products

The US Department of Energy (DOE) has released initial research performed under contract by RTI International that considers a new performance characteristic called LAE (lighting application efficiency) of solid-state lighting (SSL) products. One element of LAE is spectral efficiency and

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EW’s Top 10 LED Lighting Picks for September, 2020

Congratulations to the following lighting equipment manufacturers for having their products selected for EW’s LED lighting picks this month: Acuity, Amerlux, Hubbell Lighting, Levition, Lightline, MaxLite, Milwaukee Tool, Nora Lighting, RAB & WAC Lighting. Do you have a new LED product that

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BriteSwitch LED Rebates by the Numbers (Infographic)

LED rebates significantly cut the cost of installing LED lighting in commercial facilities. Using our RebateProTool, we took an in-depth look at the rebate opportunities currently available in the US and Canada. Learn more about funding levels, program timing, and average

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SETi & Seoul Viosys Begin Mass Production of Violeds UV LED Module That Sterilizes 99.9% of Coronavirus in 3 Seconds

Sensor Electronic Technology, Inc. (SETi) and Seoul Viosys, (KOSDAQ: 092190) the leading global providers of UV LED technology and subsidiaries of Seoul Semiconductor, announced that they have started mass production of UV LED module designed to sterilize 99.9% of the coronavirus

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DLC Horticultural Technical Requirements V2.0

The DesignLights Consortium (DLC) today released the final version, an update that will continue the industry transition from traditional lighting data and metrics to horticultural-specific lighting data and metrics that best represent horticultural lighting performance. The changes have an effective

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Signify Backs UV-C Conference

The world’s biggest lighting company has become headline sponsor of the LuxLive UV-C Kicker Conference on Tuesday 22 September and will provide some of its industry-leading experts as speakers. Registration is now opened for the digital conference which is organised by

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LEDs Magazine Renaissance of Light Virtual Event on Slate for Sept. 29–30

The virtual learning event will explore how the LED and SSL sectors will move forward with a future more focused on quality of light and luminaire form than on efficacy. The LEDification process that has carried our sectors through the

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NECA 2020 Live October 6-8

This year’s NECA convention is going to be a little different than usual. We have just a few more weeks before NECA 2020 LIVE kicks off—NECA’s entirely revamped, first-ever, all-virtual convention and trade show taking place October 6–8. As originally planned, 10,000

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Horticann Light + Tech Event Prepares Virtually for the New Reality of Farming

In early 2019, the LEDs Magazineteam and Lighting group at Endeavor Business Media convened planning for the annual Horticultural Lighting Conference.  Although the global health crisis caused by the novel coronavirus pandemic has pushed HortiCann Light + Tech to a virtual format in

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UV-C LEDs Enable New Frontiers in Water Quality Monitoring

The importance of clean water and water quality has come front and center in the current COVID-19 pandemic. Tackling water contamination requires the availability of affordable sensors that can be broadly deployed and enable regulatory authorities to track and identify sources

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Electrical Wholesaling’s 2020 Product Picks

EW’s editors recently picked out new electrical and lighting products that hit the market recently with unique selling features that could make life easier for your customers. https://www.ewweb.com/

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Artificial Lights Tell the Story of the Pandemic

Satellite views of Earth at night reveal the distinct imprint of humankind’s response to a fast-spreading virus. From a satellite’s perspective, Earth at night, under cloudless conditions, is, in normal times, a navy-blue marble with a dusting of gold. The

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Big Brands Vie for Next Generation Smart Lamp Market

A new generation of keenly-priced high-functionality smart lamps is about to hit the European market and, it’s hoped, change the way people think about light bulbs forever. Big brands including Signify, Ledvance and Aurora have all unveiled major ranges targeted at

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Vuzix Announces Its Plan to Launch Micro LED Smart Glasses in 2021

Micro LED will be used as projectors for the smart glasses to deliver high density pixel arrays with both monochrome and full color solution. The glasses will also feature a larger field of view (FOV), advanced waveguide optics and binocular

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ALA’s Women in Lighting Launches Mentorship Program

The American Lighting Association (ALA) recently announced that its Women in Lighting Committee has launched a mentor matching program, open to any woman who is an ALA member. All segments of the industry and all experience levels are welcome. The

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