Curbell Plastics Publishes Paper on Plastic Diffuser Materials for LED Lighting

Orchard Park, NY, April 19, 2018

Orchard Park-based Curbell Plastics, Inc., one of the nation’s premier suppliers of plastic sheet, rod, tube, film, adhesives, sealants, and prototyping materials, has released a technical paper entitled, Plastic Diffuser Solutions for LED Lighting. The paper describes how new plastic film and sheet materials are being used to create aesthetically pleasing LED light fixtures.

Keith Hechtel, Senior Director of Business Development for Curbell Plastics, commented on the paper. “LED lamps are bright, reliable, and energy efficient. However, LEDs tend to create concentrated pinpoints of light that are difficult to diffuse. The paper describes new plastic materials that are engineered to transmit and diffuse light generated by LED lamps. It includes detailed descriptions of the acrylic and polycarbonate film and sheet materials that are available including the strengths and limitations of each material. We think that this will be a great technical resource for designers of architectural and commercial light fixtures, backlighted signs, transportation lighting, and point-of-purchase displays.”

Curbell Plastics, Inc. strategy of investing for the long term and focusing on customer needs has led the organization to grow from a small machine shop to one of the nation’s leading suppliers of plastic materials serving commercial and industrial customers since 1942. Curbell not only supplies plastic materials in nearly every form for thousands of commercial businesses, Fortune 500 companies, and government agencies but also provides innovative services, creative problem solving, and next-day delivery. Curbell Plastics has ISO 9001 certification for nine of their locations and corporate headquarters as well as ITAR and EAR compliance. A subsidiary of Curbell, Inc., Curbell Plastics is a privately held company with a 76-year history headquartered in Orchard Park, New York.

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