From this month, companies signed up to the deal – brokered by Syndicat De L’Eclairage, the equivalent of the LIF – will not quote for fittings with A2 or A1 ballasts. From June, it will withdraw these totally from the market.
French lighting manufacturers and wholesalers have agreed a voluntary deal to phase out inefficient fluorescent luminaires.
WEEE compliance scheme Recolight won the waste management award at the Rushlight Awards for its low- energy lamp collection containers Bulbstore Mini and Bulbstore Maxi.
The lighting industry has been challenged to discover what specific lighting works best for different forms of sight loss.