UVA Fluorescent

Fragment Retention Lamps

GlassGuard BlackBand® UVA Lamps

A full range of UVA insect lamps are available in all types and wattages to suit your requirement – linear, circular, single ended and U bend.

Our high quality GlassGuard® coating is applied to lamps from the leading brands: Philips, GE, Osram and Sylvania.

UVA discharge lamps with high temperature resistant fluoropolymer coating applied externally to retain glass fragments in the event of accidental breakage.

Glass Guard - Lighting Tube

Product Features

  • Single BlackBand® ring marking on linear lamps in compliance with IEC 61549
  • 96% UVA transmission through coating
  • Coating will not discolour with UV radiation
  • Coating FDA compliant to 21CRF177.1550 for food contact
  • Coating temperature resistant to IEC 60598-1 850ºC glow wire and needle flame test
  • Lamp and coating can be recycled
  • Direct extrusion lamp coating process certified to ISO 9001:2015 quality management system and major lamp OEM supplier approvals
  • Coating service temperature range -70°C to +200°C
  • RoHS compliant

Product Benefits

  • Provides glass free environment protecting products, personnel and profit
  • Significantly reduces the risk of glass contamination to a recognised industry standard
  • Achieves HACCP compliance quickly and easily
  • Fast identification of IEC 61549 compliant lamp during food safety management system audits
  • Coating inert to acids and alkalis
  • Long life protection providing client savings through cost of ownership


  • Suitable for aggressive environments where chemicals are present or high ambient temperatures
  • Suitable for all Electronic Fly Killers (EFKs) and other industrial processes

MSDS (Material Safety Data Sheet) available.

Lamps must be replaced at the end of their rated life.

All products where applicable are subject to WEEE recycling charge.

GlassGuard BlackBand®  Insect Lamps Linear

UVA Insect Lamps Fragment Retention / Shatterproof lamps 1

Stock Code Length Type Wattage
128WBL368/S 12″ / 300mm T5 8 W BL368
1518BL368/S 18″ / 450mm T8 15 W BL368
1810P/S 2ft / 600mm T8 18 W BL368
2024WBL368/S 2ft / 600mm T12 20 W BL368
4024WBL368/S 2ft / 600mm T12 40 W BL368


GlassGuard® Coated Insect Lamps Circular

UVA Insect Lamps Fragment Retention / Shatterproof lamps circular

Stock Code Wattage
22WBL368/S 22 W BL368


GlassGuard® Coated Insect Lamps U BendUVA Insect Lamps Fragment Retention / Shatterproof lamps U-bend

Stock Code Wattage
25WUBEND/S/S 25 W BL368
40WUBEND/S 40 W BL368


GlassGuard® Coated Insect Lamps Compact Fluorescent

UVA Insect Lamps Fragment Retention / Shatterproof Lamps Single-Ended

Stock Code Wattage
9PLS2PBL368/S 9 W BL368
11PLS2PBL368/S 11 W BL368
36PLL4PBL368/S 36 W BL368

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