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Recycling contact lenses

Recycling contact lenses

16 Feb 2020

We are all involved in recycling - card, paper, aluminium cans, plastics (where possible) etc but what do we do about our contact lenses?

Disposable contact lenses are now the most popular type of lenses since their introduction in 1987 and with over 3 million wearers in the UK alone, that’s a lot of potential waste. Find out how to recycle your contact lenses.

Contact lens fitting: getting the right lenses

Contact lens fitting: getting the right lenses

16 Feb 2020

Find out how your Optometrist checks to see if you are suitable for contact lenses and what happens in a 'Contact Lens Trial'.

Contact Lenses Basics

Contact Lenses Basics

16 Feb 2020

Contact lenses are small lenses that are applied directly to the eye to provide vision correction.

Today, they are one of the most popular ways to correct vision problems and they are worn by an estimated 125 million people worldwide. Read more about these technologically advanced optical devices