Latest Metal halide lamp Stories

2011-09-29 14:20:00

Michigan company unveils new website for improved customer eCommerce experience Ferndale, MI (PRWEB) September 29, 2011 Lighting Supply Company, a leading commercial lighting distributor, announced today it has released a new and improved version of its customer website, LightingSupply.com. Built on the technologically advanced Magento platform, the enhanced site improves navigation and speed, allowing customers to quickly, easily and securely purchase lighting products. Customers will be...

Exposure To 'White' Light Suppresses Melatonin
2011-09-12 09:39:25

  Exposure to the light of white LED bulbs, it turns out, suppresses melatonin 5 times more than exposure to the light of High Pressure Sodium bulbs that give off an orange-yellow light. "Just as there are regulations and standards for 'classic' pollutants, there should also be regulations and rules for the pollution stemming from artificial light at night," says Prof. Abraham Haim of the University of Haifa. "White" light bulbs that emit light at shorter wavelengths are greater...

2011-08-17 08:00:00

KEMP, Texas, Aug. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Larson Electronics' Magnalight.com has announced the release of a new wheeled light cart designed to provide powerful lighting for hazardous locations on a mobile and easily deployed platform. Carrying two 400 watt metal halide lamps and approved for Class 1 Division 2 hazardous locations, the HAL-2X400C wheeled light cart illuminates up to 50,000 square feet of workspace. Featuring rugged aluminum and stainless steel construction, an SOOW...

2011-06-22 22:41:03

Fluorescent, metal-halide lights tested for effects on sweet potato whitefly resistance In horticultural production, growers often depend on systems that use artificial light to produce high-quality transplants. Although the systems are efficient, fluorescent lamps can produce plants with shorter shoots than those grown under natural light. Studies have indicated that this reduced shoot elongation is due to the high red:far red ratio of typical commercial fluorescent lamps, which emit little...

2011-05-17 12:11:00

PHILADELPHIA and DANVERS, Mass., May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- OSRAM SYLVANIA, a North American lighting leader, today announced that the QUICKTRONIC® QTO High-Efficiency line of metal halide dimming ballasts, was honored with a Best of Category award in the Ballasts, Transformers and Drivers category of the Innovation Awards Program at LIGHTFAIR INTERNATIONAL 2011. Marking OSRAM SYLVANIA's sixth consecutive LIGHTFAIR Innovation Award, the recognition acknowledges the...

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