Bulbrite launches online LED resource center

Oct. 10, 2011
Date Announced: 10 Oct 2011 Moonachie, New Jersey - As LED technology continues to evolve and make breakthroughs in energy efficiency, light quality and design, Bulbrite launches an online LED Resource Center (www.bulbrite.com/LED) that provides vital information to help lighting professionals select the right LED light source for their needs. BULBRITE, a leading manufacturer and supplier of innovative, energy-efficient light source solutions and the premier educational resource for lamping technology, has leveraged its 40 years of manufacturing expertise to offer the latest generations of LED products.Staying true to their beliefs of “Innovation, Education and Illumination,” Bulbrite's team of lighting experts has identified key elements integral to the quality and design of an LED. Bulbrite partnered with the Department of Energy's Lighting Facts Program and the Environmental Protection Agency's Energy Star Program to promote the advancement of LED technology within the lighting community. Working with these programs and using their extensive research, development and manufacturing expertise, Bulbrite’s LED Resource Center is divided into four sections: Compatibility Information; Lighting Facts; Energy Star; and LED Products.Compatibility Information addresses the considerations that are taken when pairing LED retrofit lamps with existing dimmer control and track lighting systems. A transformer compatibility guide shows how low voltage LED MR16 lamps can be used with the industry’s popular track systems. A dimmer compatibility guide illustrates how dimmable LED products can be used with popular dimmers for optimal performance.As an LED Product Partner of the Department of Energy’s Lighting Facts Program, Bulbrite offers a Lighting Facts section featuring products with specifications that are DOE-approved using IES (Illuminating Engineering Society) LM-79 test reports. The data featured on each LED product’s label includes: Light Output in Lumens; Watts; Lumens Per Watt or Efficacy; Color Accuracy using the Color Rendering Index (CRI); Light Color using the Correlated Color Temperature (CCT); Registration Number; Model Number; and Lamp Type.The Resource Center’s Energy Star section features information on Bulbrite’s Energy Star-certified products. Energy Star, a joint program led by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy, ensures high performance LED products for new construction, renovations and energy efficient, do-it-yourself upgrades. These products use 75 percent less energy and last 25 times longer than traditional incandescent lighting while providing optimal light quality.The LED Product section features Bulbrite’s full line of LED products that can be used for a variety of applications. Their extensive LED line includes: MR16 and MR16 GU10 styles; PARs; Chandelier Lamps; Globes; Specialty Lamps; a Sign Bulb; Holiday Lights; Utility Lights; Novelty Lamps; Step Lights; and Desk Lamps.Bulbrite ensures the integrity of their complete line of high performance LED products with their extensive LED inspection process that takes place throughout the manufacturing process as well as an in-house, state-of-the-art testing lab located at their headquarters.For more information on the new LED Resource Center, click on http://www.bulbrite.com/LED.About BULBRITEBULBRITE is a leading manufacturer and supplier of innovative, energy-efficient light source solutions. Celebrating its 40th Anniversary this year, BULBRITE is a family owned business renowned for its commitment to innovation, education and outstanding service. Most recently Bulbrite President Cathy Choi received the 2010 Residential Lighting Industry Leadership Award and the Bulbrite Swytch LED Desk Lamp received the 2010 Home Furnishing News Award of Excellence.The company has introduced many innovative and design award-winning products, including its exclusive KX-2000®, Dark Sky, Purify 02, and Halogen R111 GU10, as well as ADEX award-winning GU24 Twist & Lock lamps, the 2012 EISA-compliant Halogen A19 and TURBO LEDs. BULBRITE offers an extensive line of light bulbs and lamping options including LEDs, HID, Compact Fluorescents, Fluorescents, Halogens, Krypton/Xenon, Incandescents, and a broad range of specialty lamps.Top-notch service is achieved with an ALA-certified customer service, sales and operations teams and a national sales force of first-class professionals. 99% of the company's orders are processed and shipped Same Day using a state-of-the-art order entry, warehousing and distribution system. To help lighting professionals better understand the latest technology and developments, BULBRITE hosts a broad range of webinars, product training and seminars on light bulbs, LEDs and sustainable lamping options. BULBRITE is an active member of the American Lighting Association, a Silver Sustaining member of the Illuminating Engineering Society of North America (IESNA), an Energy Star Partner, a Lighting Facts LED Product Partner and a Member of the International Dark Sky Association. BULBRITE is headquartered at 145 West Commercial Avenue in Moonachie, New Jersey. Showrooms, Distribution and Educational Centers are located in Moonachie, New Jersey and Dallas, Texas. For more information, contact BULBRITE: Tel. 1.800.528.5555 Email: [email protected] Fax: 1.800.441.7708 Website: www.Bulbrite.com

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