Fluoroplastic manufacturers

Shatterproof Lamps & FEP Lamp Coatings

For use in glass free environments, our specialist coating process ensures your lamps are IEC61549 compliant.

Adtech Polymer Engineering Ltd were the first company in Europe to cover lamps in FEP, and have been producing shatterproof coatings for over 19 years. The most common cause of glass contamination occurs during routine lamp maintenance and is generally caused buy the mishandling of lamps and bulbs.

For use in glass free environments, our specialist coating process ensures your lamps are IEC61549 compliant. For use in glass free environments, our specialist coating process ensures your lamps are IEC61549 compliant.

Used initially for UV lamps in electronic fly killers, and subsequently for white lights, FEP has proved to be the ultimate coating material for shatterproofing lamps for this application. It allows glass and mercury to be safely contained when breakage occurs, yet does not become degraded by the heat or UV emitted by the lamps.

Adtech FEP safety coated shatterproof lamps are used where a glass free area is required:

  • Schools and Colleges
  • Public spaces
  • Hotels and Restaurants
  • Warehousing and storage
  • Food processing plants
  • Food preparation and display areas
  • Supermarkets
  • Bakeries
  • Pharmaceutical plants
  • Medical centres, Dentists and hospitals
  • Leisure centres and swimming pools
  • Agricultural Industry
  • Stables and Liveries

We manufacture heat shrinkable FEP to cover lamps and are able to cover virtually all lamp configurations, including straight, compact, circline (circular), and tight U-bend styles.

Whichever Adtech product you choose, the lamp will be IEC 61549 compliant.

FEP Shatterproof Lamp Coating can be applied to:

  • UVA insect lamps – linear lamps, circlines, and compact Linx lamps
  • UVC sterilisation / germicidal lamps
  • Long-Life Triphosphor white lights

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ADTEX-S meets the health and safety audit standard within the pharmaceutical, food processing and agricultural industries. ADTEX-S has a maximum continuous operating temperature of 200° C and does not enbrittle or discolour over time as with other coatings. The integrity of the coating will long outlast the manufacturers specified lifespan of the lamp.

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