Contact Lens Recycling
Have you ever wondered if you could recycle all those used contacts and blister packs? If you wear Bausch + Lomb brand lenses, now you can. TerraCycle and Bausch + Lomb have partnered to create a free recycling program for Biotrue® ONEday contact lenses and blister packs, as well as lenses and packs from other Baush + Lomb brands.
Here are the details from the TerraCycle website:
HOW IT WORKS
Participating is completely free and very easy. Simply visit the Biotrue® ONEday website to access the label request form.
WHAT YOU CAN RECYCLE IN THIS PROGRAM
Program accepted waste: Biotrue® ONEday brand contact lenses and blister packs, as well as other Bausch + Lomb brand contact lenses and blister packs. We will also accept contact lenses and blister packs from all brands.
Please note: Biotrue® ONEday and other Bausch + Lomb brand cardboard boxes are recyclable through regular municipal recycling. Please do not include them in your shipments through this program.
Please join us in enjoying excelent vision and engaging in enviormentally friendly disposal practices.
Matossian Eye Associates is a center of excellence for contact lenses, featuring outstanding services offered by nationally recognized doctors. For a consultation, please call our toll-free number at 1-800-708-8800 or visit us at http://www.matossianeye.com.
Jennifer Viscusi, OD
Matossian Eye Associates