From: "Tambasco, Aniello" <aniello.tambasco**At_Symbol_Here**WILKES.EDU>
Subject: Re: [DCHAS-L] Prescription chemical splash goggles
Date: May 16, 2012 1:12:41 PM EDT
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Hi all-


I wear glasses but the safety glasses I listed are the best. Very comfortable. I found mine on sale locally for $1.50.

The OvrG� Economical Clear Safety Glasses from


Aniello Tambasco

Wilkes University Chemistry Department

Wilkes-Barre, Pa 18766




From: DCHAS-L Discussion List [mailto:dchas-l**At_Symbol_Here**MED.CORNELL.EDU] On Behalf Of Don Abramowitz
Sent: Wednesday, May 16, 2012 10:33 AM
Subject: Re: [DCHAS-L] Prescription chemical splash goggles


I think inserts could work OK in goggles.  I've had them in wrap-around safety glasses.  You'd still having the fogging issue that all chemical goggle wearers share, and a slightly more annoying cleaning procedure.  I'm sure I've seen these for sale, but can't find a source just now.  Here's a site that offers prescription inserts for goggles, but I'm not certain if they are available for chemical splash resistant goggles as opposed to "tactical" goggles.


Donald Abramowitz
Environmental Health & Safety Officer
Bryn Mawr College
Bryn Mawr, PA


I've had a request to find a supplier for prescription chemical splash goggles. The requestor finds goggles over spectacles uncomfortable.  Would inserts actually work (they are a pain in the neck, literally)?





Debbie M. Decker, Campus Chemical Safety Officer
Environmental Health and Safety
University of California, Davis
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Davis, CA  95616
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