From concept to life cycle, we are committed to making sure that Faze luminaires have the lowest environmental impact possible.
Curbing Climate Change
FAZE luminaires have made leaps and bounds in their quality, designs, repairability but they aren’t the only areas we’re focused on improving. The environmental impact of packaging and distributing luminaires all over Australia, and recently into Malaysia, can stack up within the blink of an eye. That is why we’ve moved to 100% recyclable packaging.
Each of our luminaries have been custom designed in house and built with high quality materials from Japan, Germany and Italy. Our luminaires are built to last in the harsh Australian climate and avoid becoming landfill.
Quality & Sustainable Materials
With materials sourced from Japan, Germany, and Italy, we’ve made sure to use sustainable and quality suppliers. Where possible, we use aluminium in our luminaires due to it's superior heat dissipation and recyclability
Nearly every product is customisable to suit your needs. From finishes, to baffles and length options, Faze luminaires are designed with customisation at their core.
Our Next-Gen LED Chips require less energy to produce a better amount of light to previous generations. Our chips are constantly improving to reduce our environmental impact.
Our luminaires are easily repairable. Being able to be taken apart, and have individual parts be replaced, not only reduces its environmental impact but compliments its ability be customised
Everything from the packaging to the luminaire itself is recyclable.
Our Luminaire Life Cycle
Reducing our environmental impact is considered at every step in our luminaire life cycle.
We’re open 8am – 5pm Monday to Friday and 8am – 12:30pm on Saturdays.
Our lighting consultants are always available during these hours to help you with any solutions you may need.
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Where to Buy
- Lighting Catalogue 2023 Edition Download
- Faze Downlight Guide 2023 Download
- Faze, An Australian Lighting Brand Download
- Quality Of Light Download
- Faze And The Environment Download
- Faze Downlights Catalogue 21/22 Edition Download
- Faze LED Strip Catalogue 21/22 Edition Download
- Faze Surface Mounted Catalogue 21/22 Edition Download
- Faze Linear Catalogue 21/22 Edition Download
- Faze Suspension Catalogue 21/22 Edition Download
- Faze Track Catalogue 21/22 Edition Download
- Faze Wall Lights Catalogue 21/22 Edition Download
LED stands for Light Emitting Diode; a semiconductor device that converts electricity into light. LEDs use approximately 85% less energy than halogen or incandescent lighting (hello power bill savings!) and also have a much longer lifespan, roughly 25,000 – 50,000 hours depending on the ‘globe’. LED’s are also eco-friendly, they don’t contain any harmful mercury, they don’t emit any CO2 and they can be recycled without harming the environment.
Kelvin (K) is a measurement of light colour and is not a measurement of brightness, 3000k is a warm white, whereas 4000k is a cool white. The higher the number of Kelvin, the cooler the light. Think of the ember warmth of candles or firelight (which is 1000k-2000k), compared to the blueish tint of daylight, which is around 5000k. The colour temperature will impact a number of factors, including the ambience of a space.
Our lighting consultants lean toward a 3000k as it is not too warm/yellow toned and will therefore provide a clean white finish that is also still soft. However this can differ as some people may prefer a cooler white to others. For example, homes that feature a monochromatic palette of whites and blacks will suit a 4000k better – to bring out the whites and not create a yellow wash.
Lumens are a measurement of the total amount of visible light from a light source, this is the term used in place of wattage on the old scale. Typically, closer to 100-lumen per watt is very efficient – a standard downlight at 10.5W should be closer to 900lumen – this means it is performing at a higher level with less power.
CRI stands for Colour Rendering Index, which measures the ability of a light to accurately reproduce the colour of various objects. The closer to 100, the higher the quality of the light source.
Our trading hours are Monday to Friday 8AM until 5PM and Saturdays 8.30AM until 12PM.