Lighting Industry

ONE OF the lighting industry’s leading Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment regulations compliance schemes has announced that it achieved record members in 2020. During the year, a total of 18 companies joined the Recolight WEEE scheme.  And from the beginning of 2021, another three companies have transferred to Recolight from other schemes. The three companies...
Lighting Industry

A EUROPEAN Union project to design the light fitting of the future has called for more personalisation and sustainability in lighting products. The idea behind the £4m (€4.3m, US$5.27m) Repro-light research project is to create an example of a sustainable luminaire whose parts can easily be manufactured, disassembled, upgraded and recycled. It’s hoped that lighting...
Lighting Industry

Helen Loomes on why a return to replaceable light modules could be a misstep for the industry. SCIENCE-BASED investigations should be the basis of our plans for a sustainable future, and Trilux has contributed to an important piece of research that gives us facts and data on which to base our developments for the future. ...
Webinar

WILL MAJOR clients of the industry pay the premium for sustainable lighting that consumes less of the world’s resources? That’s the question that’s set to be addressed in a major gathering of sector experts this month. The third Recolight webinar in the Lighting & the Circular Economy series – scheduled for 11am on Tuesday 15 September – will...
Lighting Industry

GOVERNMENT officials, sustainability authorities and lighting experts are set to gather for a key webinar at the end of this month to explain how the standards and regulations for the so-called circular economy will affect the lighting sector.  The circular economy is a process aimed at eliminating waste and the use of new resources and materials. It...