Uvex®: Lens Tint Technology for Every Application


Whether indoors, outdoors or in specialized lighting, chances are your workforce may require lens tints. Optical hazards include visible light and invisible rays alike, and repeated or extended exposure can cause serious – even permanent – damage to the eyes. From cataracts and macular degeneration to skin cancer and corneal burns, eye injuries caused by optical radiation are both common and preventable, through the use of proper lens tints.

Uvex eyewear offers an extensive variety of lens tints to meet the needs of nearly any lighting application. All Uvex eyewear is available with an assortment of standard clear and sunglass shades, and many styles are also offered with specialized tints designed for task-specific lighting applications. Proprietary to Uvex, these Spectrum Control Technology® lens tints utilize unique dyes that absorb select wavelengths to enhance vision wherever specialized lighting hazards exist.

When outfitted with the proper lens tint, workers benefit from reduced eye strain, enhanced visual perception, and increased safety and productivity. Lens tint options are vast, and safety lens tints should be considered carefully for the best performance. Refer to the chart below for guidance on which Uvex lens tints are best suited for your application, and see for yourself how Uvex lens tints benefit the workforce and support your organization’s culture of safety.

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Uvex Lens Technology Reference Guide

Impact protection, while certainly a vital requirement, is not the sole function of protective eyewear. Different work environments warrant different lens tints that can enhance visual perception and relieve eye strain. The use of appropriate tints can greatly reduce eye injuries on the job and result in improved worker productivity. From technical specifications to applications, this Lens Technology Guide provides detailed information about each Uvex lens tint. The charts below offer lens tint details and product offerings in a consolidated format to help you quickly and easily find the information you need.
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Reference: Application Selection & Technical Information English PDF Spanish PDF French PDF

Indoor Outdoor Safety Glasses - Uvex

Reference: Eyewear Lens Tint Offerings English PDF Spanish PDF

Tinted Safety Glasses - Uvex

Uvex brand safety eyewear is offered for sale by Honeywell Safety Products exclusively in the Americas.
*Comparative lens life test performed using a Bayer Abrasion Test method and may vary between environment and application.