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Report Shows Market Readiness to Eliminate Mercury-Based Lighting
A new report by CLASP and the Swedish Energy Agency (SEA) on the availability of LED lighting in Europe shows that as the European Commission considers an update to rules governing the sale of products containing hazardous chemicals, there is no technical or economic justification for mercury-based fluorescent lamps to remain on the market.
Phasing Out Mercury-Based Lighting Offers Environmental and Consumer Benefits, Report Finds
The next frontier, productive uses of energy, is an area that CLASP and the Schatz Center have deep expertise in. They will be instrumental in shaping the next generation of quality assurance.Itotia Njagi
IFC Lighting Global Lead
European Union Explores Circular Economy Legislation
The European Commission adopted an ambitious Circular Economy Policy Package in 2015 – a legislative system that applies nature’s intrinsic “circle of life” concept to consumer products and appliances to promote and advance more resource-efficient, sustainable product policies.
New Video Test Sequence for Televisions
A new 10-minute video intended to serve as an HDR test sequence and to function as an alternative to the IEC 62087 test sequence.
New Study Finds LED Prices and Efficiency Performance Already Exceed Expectations for 2016
LED lamps from quality suppliers are rapidly reducing in price – and improving in energy efficiency – far beyond industry and expert forecasts. Additionally, major consumer and professional lighting companies like IKEA and Erco have announced their intention to switch to 100% LED by 2016. In advance of a vote on whether to delay a regulation that would facilitate full market transition to LEDs, CLASP, the Danish Energy Agency, and Energy Piano have provided a thorough analysis of these surprising developments in the European lighting market to the European Commission and Consultation Forum.
Technical, Financial, and Legal Analysis on Proposed Delay to EU Stage 6 Ecodesign Lighting Regulation
CLASP Presents Best Practices on European Energy Label at ComeOn Labels Workshop in Brussels, March 15