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ANSI Committee publishes LED package specification sheet.

Press Release Summary:

Apr 14, 2016 - As announced by NEMA, ANSI Accredited Standards Committee C78 published ANSI C78.374-2015 Light-Emitting Diode Package Specification Sheet for General Illumination Applications. This new standard specifies standardized white LED package specification sheet (data reporting format) as means of communication between LED package producers and users in general illumination applications. Minimum defined contents and format of specification sheet are provided.

National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) - Rosslyn, VA

Original Press Release

ANSI Accredited Standards Committee C78 Publishes ANSI C78.374-2015 Light-Emitting Diode Package Specification Sheet for General Illumination Applications

Press release date: Apr 11, 2016

ROSSLYN, Va.—The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) announced that ANSI Accredited Standards Committee C78 published ANSI C78.374-2015 Light-Emitting Diode Package Specification Sheet for General Illumination Applications. The purpose of this new standard is to specify the standardized white light-emitting diode (LED) package specification sheet, or data reporting format, as the means of communication between LED package producers and users in general illumination applications. The minimum defined contents and format of the specification sheet are provided.

ANSI C78.374-2015 is available in hard or electronic copy for $75 on the NEMA website.

NEMA’s Lighting Systems Division, as secretariat of ANSI’s ASC C78 for Electric Lamps, is looking for industry experts in the User and General Interest categories to participate in standards development activities. Contact NEMA at nemalighting@nema.org if you are interested. Please indicate your interest category and your area of expertise.

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