Spectrum Control Technology® Tints Deliver Optimum Protection in Specialized Applications
SMITHFIELD, R.I. - Honeywell Safety Products today announced it has added two new lens tints to its popular Uvex Seismic Sealed Eyewear line. Delivering unmatched protection against impact, wind, dust and debris, the Uvex Seismic is an excellent choice for dirty, high-particulate work areas. The addition of Uvex proprietary Spectrum Control Technology (SCT) tints in SCT-Gray and SCT-Low IR make this eyewear even more versatile, meeting the performance and functionality demands of a wider range of specialized applications.
Uvex Spectrum Control Technology incorporates unique dyes and tints that absorb select wavelengths of light into the polycarbonate lens to reduce spectral hazards or to provide distinctive filtration for specific viewing tasks. The combined protection and visual clarity provided by SCT lenses improves worker productivity and supports a workplace culture of safety.
Uvex Seismic eyewear featuring the SCT-Gray lens tint reduces solar glare while allowing true color perception. Special dyes make this lens a good choice for utility workers exposed to short-term electric arcs, where harmful levels of ultraviolet, infrared and blue light are present.
The SCT-Low IR lens tint offers high visible light transmission for indoor use around low-level IR hazards. The lens is ideally suited for indoor utility work where short-term electric arc hazards exist, as well as around welding and furnace operations where high-level infrared heat is present.
"The addition of these lenses makes Uvex Seismic Sealed Eyewear an indispensible part of safety programs in even more work environments," said David Iannelli, senior product manager for Honeywell Safety Products. "Innovative design, maximum protection and a range of high-quality lenses come together in this style, giving workers the premier performance they deserve."
Uvex Seismic Sealed Eyewear can be worn with either temples or a headband to meet the needs of changing workplace environments. Soft, flexible nasal pads conform to a variety of facial profiles for a secure fit, and soft face cushioning and padded temple tips ensure all-day comfort. The eyewear is high-impact protection certified and meets ANSI Z87+ and CSA Z94.3 standards.
Uvex Seismic Sealed Eyewear with SCT-Gray and SCT-Low IR lens tints is available now through major safety equipment distributors in the U.S. and Canada or by contacting the Honeywell Safety Products' customer care department directly at 800-682-0839. More information about the complete family of Uvex® safety eyewear is available at www.uvex.us.
Uvex is the world's top-selling protective eyewear brand. Through high-performing products and innovative services, Uvex is the brand that inspires people to heighten awareness, increase productivity and foster a culture of safety in the workplace. For more than 60 years, Uvex has delivered the most advanced coatings, styles and materials to protect workers in every industry. Its commitment to rigorous testing and extensive research and development ensures that every Uvex style meets or exceeds industry safety standards while delivering unparalleled comfort. The brand's unique service offerings enable safety managers to access Uvex expertise, educational tools, programs and references to build and sustain best-in-class safety platforms. Uvex brand safety eyewear is offered for sale by Honeywell Safety Products exclusively in the Americas. For more information please visit www.uvex.us or become a fan of Uvex at http://www.facebook.com/UvexByHoneywell.
About Honeywell Safety Products
Honeywell Safety Products (HSP), a global manufacturer of leading personal protective equipment (PPE) brands such as Honeywell®, Uvex®, North®, Howard Leight®, Miller®, Fibre-Metal® and Servus®, offers a full range of quality PPE including respiratory, hand, footwear and clothing, welding, head, first-aid, hearing, eye/face, fall protection, lockout/tag out, and traffic safety products.
Honeywell International (www.honeywell.com) is a Fortune 100 diversified technology and manufacturing leader, serving customers worldwide with aerospace products and services; control technologies for buildings, homes and industry; automotive products; turbochargers; and specialty materials. Based in Morris Township, N.J., Honeywell's shares are traded on the New York, London, and Chicago Stock Exchanges. For more news and information on Honeywell, please visit www.honeywellnow.com.
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Honeywell Safety Products Customer Care
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