Furniture designer Andreas Licht launched a wood spectacles collection, Herrlicht, several years ago that even the hinges are wood. Many eyewear designers who use wood, still use metal parts, not Herr Licht, 100% of his limited edition, handcrafted eyeglasses are made from wood. When you go on the site, be sure to watch the video […]
Cleaning your glasses just got more eco-friendly with Kleerspex, environmentally friendly clear lens cleaning solution. Many lens cleaners are made with toxic ammonia or acetone, bad for health and bad for the environment.
Bausch & Lomb’s (B&L) World Headquarters in Rochester, N.Y., has earned the Energy Star rating for energy efficiency from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (USEPA). Commercial buildings earning an Energy Star rating use an average of 40% less energy than typical buildings and release 35% less carbon into the atmosphere. The USEPA awards Energy Star […]
TOKYO (Sept. 4, 10:45 a.m. ET) — Teijin Ltd. said a Japanese eyeglass frame maker has become the first in the world to make a frame entirely from bioplastic, as part of Teijin’s push to improve performance and broaden markets for the material. Tokyo-based Teijin said Sept. 3 it developed the frames with eyeglass maker […]
Chums Eyeglass Accessories are available at Chums 09.01.2009 – SALT LAKE CITY, Utah — CHUMS | BEYOND COASTAL , a leading accessory brand since 1983 and natural based sunscreen provider since 2008, recently made a business decision to offset its environmental impact by purchasing Rocky Mountain Power’s Blue Sky renewable energy. “Utah is home to a […]