Be Safe Celebrating the Fourth of July!

Fourth Of July Weekend Has Arrived! OUR PRACTICAL GUIDE TO STAYING SAFE Learn MoreBuy NowContact Us After many long months of uncertainty and stay-at-home orders, COVID-19 restrictions are continuing to ease depending on where you are located, while the summer heat lingers. The Fourth of July is typically a chance to gather in large groups...
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1-Week Turnaround on Select Solar Light Instruments

1-Week Turnaround On Recalibrations With over 50 years of experience providing research professionals with laboratory-grade solutions for the advancement of light sciences, our team at Solar Light has worked to provide seamless processes and reduce delivery times. We are currently offering 1-week turnaround (upon instruments arrival to our facility) on recalibration of the following products: RADIOMETERS /…

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Get The Most Out Of Your PMA2200 Radiometer!

Get The Most Out Of Your PMA2200 Radiometer! Dose & Intensity Measurements For Your Desired Spectral Region The PMA220 single-input radiometer measures both dose and intensity when paired with a PMA-series sensor. The PMA-series sensors allow users to obtain measurements for UV, VIS and IR wavelengths. We’ve put together a quick tutorial to help you…

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Learn how UVC Sensors are being utilized by Healthcare Workers during COVID-19

Learn how UVC Sensors are being utilized by Healthcare Workers during COVID-19 The decontamination of personal protective equipment (PPE) requires accurate determination of UVC dose. Effective Ultraviolet Germicidal Irradiation (UVGI) methods employ UVC sensors to ensure exposure levels of materials during sterilization are both achieved and maintained. Watch and learn how the PMA2100 can help…

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Testing Sun Protective Fabrics and Textiles

The Ultraviolet Protection Factor (UPF) indicates the effectiveness of fabrics and textiles to shield skin from harmful ultraviolet (UV) rays. Since we introduced the first Solar Simulator for biomedical research in 1967, we have been providing sun protection measurement products, compliance and testing expertise to contract laboratories, cosmetic, healthcare, textile and apparel manufacturers worldwide. Our decades of…

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The Impact of Sunlight on Human Health and the Environment

The effects of ultraviolet (UV) radiation exposure on human health and the environment continues to receive greater and more attention from the medical, educational and environmental communities. Since we introduced the world’s first solar simulator in 1967 for biomedical research, Solar Light’s products and capabilities have been providing critical information to support formulation, quality and safety…

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Accelerated UV Testing For Plastics

Solar Light Co. makes Solar Simulator testing kits specifically for accelerated UV plastics testing. We also have the facilities to perform accelerated UV testing at various levels of humidity and temperatures. The company’s solar simulators use a xenon arc lamp with filters and lenses to produce the entire solar UV spectrum. They generate the light…

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A Simple Guide to UV Testing

What exactly is UV testing and how does it contribute to our society? This is an easy question to answer, seeing as how UV testing has become not only an integral part our industry, but to the American public in general. Solar Light Company offers many services, including UV testing, so we have a pretty…

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