Luminit Light Shaping Diffusers® Material Added to AMECA’s List of Acceptable Plastics in Automotive Exterior Lighting

The company’s automotive-grade diffuser material has been accepted by AMECA as meeting the three-year weathering test for plastics used in optical lenses and reflex reflectors.

Torrance, CA, April 20, 2018 --( Luminit LLC, a privately held high technology company specializing in custom and standard holographic light shaping diffusers, is pleased to announce that its propriety Light Shaping Diffuser® material has been added to the Automotive Manufacturers Equipment Compliance Agency, Inc. (AMECA) list of acceptable plastics.

A centralized agency that performs rigorous laboratory testing of materials for color and plastic stability, AMECA has added Luminit to their list of materials that have met the three-year weathering test of SAE J576 for plastics used in optical lenses and reflectors used on motor vehicles.

“AMECA-certification is difficult to obtain for exterior plastics so we’re very excited about what this means for our future in the automotive industry,” notes Suleyman Turgut, Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Luminit, LLC. “Our Light Shaping Diffusers provide world-class LED hiding power and present unique branding opportunities for lighting designers. Being able to say that we are AMECA certified opens up many new opportunities for Luminit.”

The AMECA approval is valid for all of Luminit’s thin film products, including Light Shaping Diffusers and Luminit’s periodic prismatic. When incorporated into LED automotive tail lights, the company’s extreme angle diffuser offers excellent hiding power for designers who want to eliminate LED hotspots without losing a significant amount of light. The high performance diffusion ability of Luminit diffusers allows automotive engineers to design highly energy efficient taillights with high levels of uniformity.

About Luminit
Luminit is a privately held, high technology company specializing in custom and standard holographic diffusers based on multiple technology patents. Luminit’s commercial experience covers applications including LED lighting, architectural lighting, bio-medical illumination, semiconductor metrology, aerospace, automotive, laser and display applications. Luminit’s Light Shaping Diffusers are available directly or through a network of domestic and international distributors.
Mary Ann Giorgio