Xenon bulbs provides a whiter, more natural light. Xenon runs cooler and lasts up to twenty times longer than halogen bulbs with an average lamp life rating of 15,000 hours. Low pressure lamps are safer and burn significantly cooler than halogen. No UV rays, and won't damage articles under the lamp. No problem to touch the bulb when relamping. Ideal for under cabinets, display cases, furniture, china cases, kitchen and office task lighting, shelves and more.