Latest from the lighting market: news

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Start of the Open Call for Projects at the interface of Light and City

From 12th to 15th March 2020, the Luminale will take place for the tenth time in Frankfurt and Offenbach, beyond the duration of Light + Building...


No health risk from LED

CIE published position statement on the Blue Light Hazard

The fact that LEDs don´t pose any health risk was already noted by the EU last year. Now, the International Commission on Illumination (CIE) confirms...


Employees wish for better workplace lighting

Europe-wide workplace environment survey published

Which lighting influences mood, vigilance and productivity in workplaces positively? A Europe-wide survey shows that more than half of the surveyed...


Benefits of Healthy Buildings

White Paper "People-Centric Buildings for European Citizens"

People centric buildings can make office work more effective, schools a place where students learn faster and hospitals a better healing environment....


Wireless Lighting Systems

LIA published Mini Guide to wireless lighting controls

"Wireless opens up a world of opportunity for the lighting industry, so do not be left behind as we move towards the Internet of Things." That is the...


DIN EN 1837

Draft standard for machinery-integral lighting published

The draft standard DIN EN 1837 "Safety of machinery – Integral lighting of machines" was published with an issue date January 2019. The document...


Innovation through Light

Lichtcampus 2019 will show what light can do

From March 20th to 27th 2019 the 3rd Lichtcampus will take place at University of Applied Sciences, Technology, Business and Design in Wismar. The...


Individual light therapy

LED light adjusts brightness and light colour to patient

Light therapy is the first choice for treating seasonal affective disorder. Light stimuli release energy in the human eye, which is accompanied by...


International Day of Light 2019

The campaign day should raise awareness of the significance of light

Light plays a major role in science, culture and society. For the second time, the Day of Light will be celebrated next year on May 16 with many...


Better Lighting, better life

Launch of website

The new webpage is showcasing all that lighting can do – from the well-established energy savings that modern lighting...