Tonic Pendants from CP Lighting are made of two pieces of post-consumer acrylic that are heated and molded by handwithout any forms or toolingensuring that no two fixtures are alike. The pendant lamps come in 30 standard colors and color matching is available. They measure approximately 14" to 21" high by 8" to 12" in diameter and are lamped with either a 100W incandescent or a GU24 CFL. Tonic Pendants are made with the same recycled acrylic that CP Lighting uses in its Popsicle Pendant series. cplighting.com
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