Reflective Media

Highly reflective materials that are ideal for UV and lighting systems.

Improve your UV and lighting systems with highly reflective media

Our portfolio of highly reflective materials is ideal for UV and lighting systems. Available in sheet or three-dimensional shapes, our POREX® Virtek™ PTFE materials are over 97% reflective. 

Using our materials assures your UV and lighting systems meet the highest quality standards with:

  • Outstanding reflectance demonstrated by an average total reflectance of over 97% down to 210nm.
  • High-temperature performance, with a working temperature of up to 260ºC.
  • Lambertian reflectance at 100%.
UV Reflectors

UV Reflectors

Maximize performance with UV reflectors

Specialty lighting reflectors

Specialty Lighting Reflectors

High-performing reflectors for specialty reflectivity applications

Instrumentation & Testing

Instrumentation & Testing

Improve lighting performance with reflective media

UV Reflector detail

Ultraviolet (UV) Reflectors

 

Maximize performance with UV reflectors

For ultraviolet light reflectivity, manufacturers trust our POREX® Virtek™ sintered PTFE sheets and molded 3-D parts. With over 97% average reflectance from 250nm to 400nm, POREX Virtek™ pure PTFE reflectors can maximize disinfection rates and minimize system cost.

Specifically designed for UV systems, our UV reflectors:

  • Eliminate hot and cold spots – POREX® Virtek™ PTFE scatters light in all directions, spreading UV light evenly across a surface and eliminating cold spots where bacteria may survive.
  • Maximize lighting efficacy – With over 97% average reflectance from 220nm to 400nm, less light is lost to absorption.
  • Maintain performance in high temperatures – Working temperature of POREX Virtek™ PTFE is 260ºC.

 

reflectivity graph ultraviolet

 

Related Resources:

pdf download Datasheet: Porex LED Reflectors

pdf download Datasheet: High Reflectivity Components

video  Demonstration video: Porex high efficiency diffuse reflector

 

 

Specialty lighting reflectors

Specialty Lighting Reflectors

 

High-performing reflectors for specialty reflectivity applications

Specialty lighting applications require high-performing reflectors, that efficiently mix and diffuse light. Our POREX Virtek™specialty lighting reflectors:

  • Eliminate hot and cold spots – POREX® Virtek™ PTFE scatters light in multiple directions, spreading and mixing the light evenly across a surface and eliminating hot spots and increasing color uniformity.
  • Maximize lighting efficacy – With over 97% average average reflectance over the entire light spectrum, our reflective material captures wasted light and delivers it to the lighting task.
  • Maintain performance in high temperatures – Working temperature of POREX Virtek™ PTFE is 260ºC.

 

specialty lighting reflectivity graph

 

Related Resources:

pdf download Datasheet: Porex LED Reflectors 

pdf download Datasheet: High Reflectivity Components

video  Demonstration video: Porex high efficiency diffuse reflector

 

Instrumentation & Testing detail

Instrumentation and Testing

 

Improve lighting performance with reflective media

For instrumentation and testing systems, our POREX Virtek™ sintered PTFE sheets and molded 3-D parts offer multi-directional light, ideal for machine vision systems and integrating spheres where uniformly lighting surfaces of different geometries is a must.

Constructed with outstanding reflectance, POREX Virtek™ PTFE:

  • Minimizes glare, with its 100% Lambertian reflection of light.
  • Supports itself when handled - Does not require a backing or support scrim for handling.
  • Supports versatile assembly options – Heat staking or vibrational welding can be used to secure the POREX Virtek™ PTFE to the lighting or housing structure.

 

instrumentation reflectivity graph

 

Related Resources:

pdf download Datasheet: Porex LED Reflectors 

pdf download Datasheet: High Reflectivity Components

video  Demonstration video: Porex high efficiency diffuse reflector