Toshiba adds high-lumen-output BR40 LED lamps as 90W incandescent replacements

Dec. 16, 2013
Date Announced: 16 Dec 2013 Toshiba International Corporation, December 16, 2013 — Toshiba International Corporation’s LED Lighting Division recently released its new higher lumen output BR40 LED lamps, which serve as a direct replacement for 90-watt incandescent bulbs (using new ENERGY STAR® criteria). The new lamps join Toshiba’s existing 65-watt equivalents to make a comprehensive BR40 offering. With a rated life of 40,000 hours, the BR40 family of lamps is ideal for recessed downlights and open hanging fixtures.Other notable features include: - Available in 2700K (1330 lumens) and 4000K (1400 lumens) color temperatures- Improved dimming (undergoing ENERGY STAR® and Lutron dimmer testing; 65-watt replacement lamps are ENERGY STAR® certified)- 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 2,000 people. TIC provides application solutions to a wide range of industries including industrial, power systems, transmission and distribution systems, and lighting systems. For more information about TIC, please visit Toshiba International Corporation’s LED Lighting Systems DivisionTIC’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.

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