7000 Pounds of Contact Lens Waste Recycled

Last year for America Recycles Day, Bausch and Lomb launched a Contact Lens recycling program. The Result: More Than 7,000 lbs. of Contact Lens Waste LAVAL, Quebec, Nov. 15, 2017 — Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc.’s (NYSE: VRX and TSX: VRX) wholly owned subsidiary, Bausch + Lomb, today announced that its unique ONE by ONE Recycling Program has […]

InWith Corp. to Build “InLens 1.0” Mobile Contact Lenses Using EPGL Technology

EPGL and InWith Corp. announced that they will partner to build the “InLens 1.0” brand of electronic augmented, mobile contact lenses.  The “InLens” line is planned to include augmented reality, autofocus and more electronic contact lens applications tied to mobile phone applications. In 2016, EPGL received the US Patent on the “Elastic Circuit” which is […]

Sightbox Raises $1.8 Million For Contact Lens Biz

PORTLAND, Ore., Nov., 2016 — Vision care startup Sightbox has raised $1.8 million to fund a new service for people who wear contact lenses. The service combines popular aspects of vision insurance, online retail, and customer service for consumers while also generating new business for the more than 50,000 local optometry businesses across the US. […]

Contact Lens King to Support Prevent Blindness

CHICAGO (Oct., 2016)  To support healthy vision and fight against vision impairment and blindness, Contact Lens King Inc., has partnered with Prevent Blindness, the nation’s oldest voluntary eye health and safety organization. With this partnership, Contact Lens King, in collaboration with Prevent Blindness, is hoping to further promote the awareness and the importance of maintaining […]

Google Files New Patent For Solar Powered Contact Lens

Google continues file patents for contact lenses . They are working on the smart contact lens for diabetics and filed a patent for Iris reading contact lens  In a new patent filed October 13, it appears that this contact lens will be operated by solar cells. This health monitoring contact lenses would monitor body temperatures and blood […]

Sci-Fi Contact Lenses Coming Soon

Magic Leap who had a huge investment by Google earlier this year has just filed 97 patents for Augmented Reality Contact Lenses. They released a cute video back in March. Magic Leap, which is still keeping quiet about what exactly it’s building at its Florida headquarters, has applied for 97 patents, including one for an […]

Google, Novartis and EPGL in Race to Develop First “Autofocus” Contact Lens

IRVINE, Calif., July, 2015– EP Global Communications, Inc. (Public OTC: EPGL) Novartis CEO Joseph Jimenez has told the Financial Times that the market for an “Autofocus” contact lens could be worth, “anywhere between $10 billion and $50 billion in the next ten years.”  The Financial Times went on to say; “While Google’s efforts building a smart lens […]