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Lighting Research Center Study Looks at Blue-Light Hazard

The paper provides comparative data to allow meaningful and quantitative comparisons among light sources commonly experienced indoors and outdoors.

Following up on confusion surrounding the American Medical Association (AMA) report last year raising concerns about the health effects of blue light, researchers at the Lighting Research Center (LRC) at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, have released a study that aims to take a practical, quantitative approach to evaluating light sources for blue-light hazard.

Results of the study are published in the International Journal of Occupational Safety and Ergonomics, in an articl

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