Time is Running Out for Fluorescent Lighting

November 10, 2022
Grey LED Bulkhead for Wall Lighting for Outdoor Lighting

Time is running out for fluorescent lighting as they will no longer be available throughout 2023 as part of Stage 2 of the Single Lighting Regulation and the updated Restriction of Hazardous Substance (RoHS) directive.

Here’s a list of key dates for the coming year.

25 February 2023

Fluorescent lamps in ring form (T5 and T9) and compact fluorescent lamps with plug-in base (CFLni) will no longer be sold.

24 August 2023

Fluorescent lamps (T5 and T8) will be taken off the market.

01 September 2023

Halogen pins (G4, GY6.35, G9) will no longer be sold.

Now is the perfect time to upgrade to a LED lighting solution from Gemma Lighting. We have a range of LED Bulkheads & LED Wall Lights to replace the obsolete and redundant fluorescent lighting.

A popular choice is our Portchester LED Bulkhead which is an ideal modern alternative to traditional bulkheads. Manufactured in the UK and using Osram LEDs and Osram driver for maximum performance, efficiency, and reliability.

Options include Microwave Sensor, DALI Dimmable, Emergency, choice of CCT and bespoke painted finish in any RAL colour, including black, grey, and white.

We also have an in-house lighting design team to optimise the lighting and deliver the best effective scheme in accordance with regulations.

For more information, check out our wall mounted lighting range.

Alternatively call our team on 0800 999 5201 or email sales@gemmalighting.com.

Black Cross LED Bulkhead for Exterior Lighting
Image above shows Portchester Cross LED Wall Lighting in black.