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In the scope of the energy efficiency testing basic tests are carried out on the product. Products that carry this certification mark have achieved a total mains efficacy of 160 lm/W or higher according to Annex II of (EU) 2019/2015
Light-quality testing covers examination of parameters including color rendering, light color, and photobiological safety.
The test for low optical flicker examines the light stability of products to prevent unpleasant visual effects and premature tiring of the eyes.
Another focus in addition to product quality is product safety. Product safety is verified in safety tests carried out by TÜV SÜD. The statement “Safety tested” on the bottom of the octagon indicates that the product was tested and certified by the independent third-party organisation of TÜV SÜD Product Service for conformity with the essential technical safety requirements. The certification criteria vary depending on the products in question. Certification is based on product-specific standards and test programmes. These standards and test programmes are identified on the certificate in question. You can find this certificate online in our certification database: https://www.tuvsud.com/en/services/product-certification/ps-cert