Toshiba releases BR40 LED lamps as direct replacement for 65W incandescents with two color temperature options

Aug. 27, 2013
Date Announced: 27 Aug 2013 Toshiba BR40 LED lampToshiba International Corporation’s LED Lighting Division recently released their new high lumen output BR40 LED lamps, which serve as a direct replacement for 65-watt incandescent bulbs (using new ENERGY STAR® criteria). With a rated life of 40,000 hours, the BR40 is ideal for recessed downlights and open hanging fixtures.Other notable features include:- Available in 2700K (950 lumens) and 4000K (1050 lumens) color temperatures- Improved dimming (undergoing ENERGY STAR® and Lutron dimmer testing)- High power factor (PF 0.96)- Uses up to 79 percent less energy than incandescents- Rated for damp locations- Contains no mercury or lead- Manufactured to ANSI standards- Five-year limited warranty** Full warranty details available at Toshiba International CorporationToshiba International Corporation (TIC) is a Toshiba America Inc. (TAI) Group Company, a wholly owned subsidiary of Toshiba Corporation. TIC is headquartered in Houston, Texas and employs approximately 1,700 people. TIC provides application solutions to a wide range of industries including lighting systems, industrial, power systems, and transmission and distribution systems. For more information about TIC, please visit Toshiba International Corporation’s LED Lighting Systems DivisionToshiba International Corporation’s LED Lighting Systems Division provides the North American market with a variety of high-efficiency LED products. Drawing upon Toshiba’s 125-year heritage of lighting innovations in Japan and world-class electronic and semi-conductor technologies, the LED Lighting Systems Division is emerging as a leader in solid state lighting. The LED Lighting Systems Division is committed to providing lighting solutions that enhance the quality of life and meet the diverse needs of its customers. The team at Toshiba LED Lighting takes the real world approach to give an exceptional customer experience like no other, and that means backing a trusted brand and quality products with unparalleled and uncompromising service.

Tammy Impagliazzo, Toshiba 713-466-0277 x3303

E-mail:[email protected]