Product Quality & Testing


 Quality Management & Control

The manufacture of the entire x-Glo product range is subject to international Quality Management and Quality Control standards in accordance with the ISO 9001:2008 and accredited to carry the UKAS Accreditation Mark as verified by the NQA verification authority.

Flame Retardancy Testing

to ensure that the light strip is fire retardant and self-extinguishing to the EN 60598-1:2008+A1:2009 standard.

Water Ingress Protection Testing

is conducted to ensure that no moisture enters the light strip to the IEC 60529:1989 + A1:1999 + A1:2013 standard.

Corrosion Immersion Testing

all accessories are subject to prolonged in house corrosion immersion testing to verify the products durability when exposed to weak Hydrochloric Acid, Alkali and Sea Water Spray to the IEC 68-2-11 and GB/T 6461-2002 standards.

UV Light Strip Testing

with Xenon lamps to the ISO 4892-2-2009 standard.

Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) Light Strip Testing

for Cadmium, Lead, Mercury, Hexavalent, chromium. Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers (PBDE’s) to verify compliance with to verify compliance with RoHS Directive 2011/65/EU recasting 2002/95/EC.  

Photobiological Testing

is conducted to the IEC EN 62471:2008 standard which verifies that the Actinic UV light or Near UV light emitted does not cause human eye retinal or skin irritation under test conditions.

 

 

 

Electromagnetic Emissions Testing

is conducted to the EN  55015:2013 / 6100-3-2:2014 /6100-3-3:2013 / 61547:2009  standards to determine the maximum emissions emanating from the LED light strip.

Low Voltage Device Testing

is conducted to the EN  60598-2-21:2015 and 60598-1:2015 standards, and the x-Glo light strip/accessories are certified to conform to LVD Directive 2014/35/EU. The product is also tested to the UL 2108 Low Voltage Lighting and UL 1598 Luminaires, and CSA 250.0-08 standards.

Flexible Lighting Products Testing

all 120 Volt strip lighting/accessories are tested to the UL 2388 Flexible Lighting Products standard.

Weight/Tensile Strength Testing

all x-Glo strip lighting and its connectors are subject to in house prolonged weight/tensile strength testing to ensure that they have the required strength and are suitable for the harsh conditions they will be subjected to.

Impact Testing

all x-Glo strip lighting is subject to in house impact testing to ensure that the product has the required impact strength. 

Photometric Testing

all x-Glo strip lighting is subject to Photometric Testing in accordance with the Everfine Goniophotometers System Test to verify that the specified amount of luminosity is continuously available from the high-grade LED’s that are used.

Lifecycle Testing

all x-Glo strip lighting is subject to in house Lifecycle Testing whereby it is energised 24 hours a day, 365 days a year to monitor and test for any signs of drop in luminescence, PVC deterioration or any other form of deterioration. This testing has been ongoing continuously over the last 5 years.

 

 

View Our Certificates:

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AOV UV Resistance Test Report PVC Download View
Clear in house declaration of conformity to EU RoHS standard Download View
Clear in house declaration of conformity to Photobiological safety standard Download View
Emtek x-Glo 72-110v Electromagnetic Test Report Download View
Emtek x-Glo 72-110v EMC Certificate of Conformity Download View
Emtek x-Glo 72-110v EMC Test Report Download View
Emtek x-Glo 72-110v Luminaires Test Report Download View
Emtek x-Glo 72-110v LVD Certificate of Conformity Download View
Emtek x-Glo 72-110v LVD Certificate of Conformity Download View
Emtek x-Glo 72-110v Photobiological Test Report Download View
Emtek x-Glo Low Voltage EMC Certification Download View
Emtek x-Glo Low Voltage LVD Certification Download View
Emtek x-Glo Low Voltage Photobiological Test report Download View
Everfine x-Glo-12-36v Photometric Test Report Download View
Everfine x-Glo-18-36v Photometric Test Report Download View
Everfine x-Glo-24-36v Photometric Test Report Download View
Everfine x-Glo-30-36v Photomeric Test Report Download View
Everfine x-Glo-36-36v Photometric Test Report Download View
Everfine x-Glo-36-220v Photometric Test Report Download View
Everfine x-Glo-60-24v Photometric Test Report Download View
Everfine x-Glo-60-36v Photometric Test Report Download View
Everfine x-Glo-72-12v Photometric Test Report Download View
Everfine x-Glo-72-110V Photometric Test Report Download View
Everfine x-Glo-72-220V Photometric Test Report Download View
Everfine x-Glo-60-36V Photometric Test Report Download View
ISO9001-2008(2016)-Clear Lighting Download View
SGS EMC Compliance Certification to Standards Download View
SGS IPx5 Test Report - Molding Type Connector Download View
SGS IPx8 Test Report - Snap Type Connector Download View
SGS RoHS Enviromental Certification Download View
TUV Flame Retardence report Download View
UL Certificate of Compliance 120vAC Download View
UL Certificate of Compliance 36vDC Download View
UL Certificate of Compliance 12vDC & 24vDC.pdf Download View
x-Glo Ex2 Cap Lamp MSHA Certification Download View
x-Glo Ex3A Cap Lamp ATEX Grp II Instrinsic Safety certificate Download View
x-Glo Ex6A Cap Lamp ATEX M1 Instrinsic Safety certificate Download View
x-Glo Ex6A Cap Lamp Range IP68 Certificate Download View
x-Glo Ex120 Flashlight IECEx UL Intrinisc Safety Certificate Download View
x-Glo Ex125 Flashlight IECEx UL Intrinsic Safety Certificate Download View
x-Glo Ex180 Cap Lamp DS-14 IECEx Certificate Download View
x-Glo ExJ series CE RoHS LVD EMC Certificate Download View
x-Glo ExJ series IEP ATEX Certificate Download View
x-Glo ExJ series Japan Electromagnetic Certificate Download View
x-Glo ExJ series UL Cert - Luminaires for Haz Locations Download View
x-Glo ExJ200 -SAA Certificate AS-NZS 60598 Download View
x-Glo ExSC30 UL Mark Notice of Authorization 4788422852 Download View



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