LED Illumination Blog

Wave Goodbye to Mercury with CoolLED!

The toxic effects of mercury have been well documented for decades. From cognitive impairment to respiratory failure and even death, why on earth would you want to use it if there’s a more cost-effective, safer alternative with enhanced performance?? LED technology...

pE-300 Series Secures ACT Label Status

CoolLED is delighted to announce that it’s pE-300 Series has been awarded the ACT Label for sustainability. In October 2017, My Green Lab launched ACT, the first environmental impact factor label for laboratory products. ACT (accountability, consistency, transparency)...

Focus Drift Correction with LEDs

LEDs are not just used for illuminating a sample in time-lapse microscopy. They are also used in most focus drift correction systems (from manufacturers such as Leica, Nikon and Zeiss), which are feedback devices used to maintain focus.