LED Lights and Eye Safety Part II: Blue light hazards

Eco Design Notes Issue 5

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This Eco Design Note continues a discussion of safety issues related to LED lights and the consumers who use them. Part II explores in more detail blue light hazards for LEDs and incorporates additional safety testing procedures that have been published since the first Eco Design Safety Note. Some evaluation guidelines are provided for companies interested in self-testing their products.

This document was produced by Lighting Global Quality Assurance. In February 2020, Lighting Global Quality Assurance evolved to become VeraSol, an independent program offering quality assurance services for solar energy kits and off-grid appliances.