TL-D/08 Blacklight Blue lamps are low-pressure mercury-vapor fluorescent lamps. They have an inner envelope coated with a fluorescent powder that emits long-wave UV radiation to excite luminescence.
Quick detection of UV-reflecting materials
Creates special lighting atmospheres and effects
Straight outer envelope
’TL’D/08 lamps operate on AC mains supply via a ballast and a starter
Detection and analysis in the textile and chemical industries
Banking and forensic science
Special effects in night clubs, discos and theatres, and sign lighting
A lamp breaking is extremely unlikely to have any impact on your health. If a lamp breaks, ventilate the room for 30 minutes and remove the parts, preferably with gloves. Put them in a sealed plastic bag and take it to your local waste facilities for recycling. Do not use a vacuum cleaner.