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The Importance of Ultraviolet in Horticultural Lighting

Learn about the uses of UV LED lighting in horticulture, the benefits and the applications. We will explore the many ways in which ultraviolet can benefit the horticultural market and explain how UV light can benefit wildlife and the growing process. Continue Reading »

The uses of colour LEDs in Horticultural Lighting

This article is part of a series which helps to unpick and simplify the expanding horticultural LED lighting market. This article explores the key colour wavelengths in horticulture, what they do and why you should use them.

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OSRAM OSLON Square Uniform LED Modules Now Available

The OSLON Square Uniform is an innovative device from OSRAM Opto Semiconductors. These LEDs deliver superior colour uniformity, without a significant drop in brightness. Soon to be available on modules from ILS. Continue Reading »

OSRAM OSLON P1616 Broadband Emitter for Spectroscopy – ILS Modules Now Available

ILS has introduced a LED Light engine designed specifically around the OSLON P1616 LEDs, from OSRAM, which emits broadband infrared light in wavelengths ranging from 650 to 1,050nm, allowing for a wider range of objects to be analysed more accurately. Continue Reading »

Keep an eye on your health – Vital Sign Monitoring with optoelectronic devices from OSRAM

Picture: Vital Sign Monitoring. ©OSRAM

Technology for optical sensors for vital sign monitoring applications is advancing at a fast pace. In days of Covid the use of photoplesythmography (PPG) sensing for heart rate and blood oxygenation has become a key feature for wearable and medical devices. Continue Reading »

LEDiL VIOLET – Silicone Optic for UV-C Applications

New from LEDiL is the VIOLET Optic for UV-C applications. VIOLET is a silicone 12-lens array made from highly resistant UV materials. This ingress protected optic is an excellent solution in surface, air and water UV disinfection applications as well as for prevention of plant disease and insect infestation. The lens array is made from a special silicone grade having high UV transmittance and is held in place by a sturdy stainless-steel frame. Continue Reading »

UV LEDs for disinfection and sterilisation from ILS

With the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the awareness around ultraviolet (UV) technology for disinfection and sterilisation has increased dramatically. Although the germicide effects of UV light have been recognised for over 100 years, it appears that now more than ever we need to utilise this technology to help to stop the spread of the infection.

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ILONA-ZOOM – The best zoom optic on the market

Packs the most punch and has the highest efficiency in the industry with well controlled cut-off

LEDiL’s ILONA-ZOOM is a patent pending rotation zoom optic enabling an infinitely adjustable beam from 13 to 48 degrees in a compact package. Continue Reading »

OSRAM – See more clearly when driving in the fog

Synios P2720 Converted Red (CR) improves safety on dull days with outstanding brightness values. Continue Reading »

LEDiL – New silicone optic, for UV applications


SAKURA – our new silicone lens can really take the heat
70 mm COB lens family for high lumen output retail and hospitality applications Continue Reading »