F28T5 Replacement Chart:
Satco Hygrade F28T5/8(XX)/ENV
The mercury content of the F28W/T5/8(XX)/ECO GE Ecolux ® fluorescent lamps has been reduced by over 80% versus older traditional fluorescent lamp designs. To assure long life, advanced coating technologies have been developed to minimize the absorption of mercury within the lamp.
Additionally, Ecolux ® bulbs use an exclusive material design that helps to prevent the small amount of mercury in the lamp from forming mercury compounds which may leach into groundwater after lamp disposal.
This GE ECOLUX Fluorescent F28W/T5/8(XX)/ECO, 28 watt T5 fluorescent bulb has a color temperature of 3000K, 3500K, 4100K or 5000K and a Color Rendering Index (CRI) of 85. They have an initial lumen output of 2900 lumens - with mean lumens of 2660. These eco friendly fluorescent bulbs are rated for 36,000 hours (when operated 12 hours per start) and carry a 1 year limited warranty.
Every GE Ecolux ® fluorescent bulb passes the EPA Toxicity Characteristic Leaching Procedure (TCLP) test. This TCLP test characterizes fluorescent lamp waste as either hazardous or non-hazardous for the purpose of disposal.