SMITHFIELD, R.I. — March 4, 2017 — Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today announced it hasexpanded the number of eye protection products available with Uvex HydroShield™anti-fog lens coating by seven new offerings, due to popular demand.
Theunrivaled performance of HydroShield is newly available on the UvexFlex Seal Goggle ® inClear lens; UvexStealth OTG ® in Clear, Gray and Amberlenses; and in three more lens tints on UvexLivewire ® : Amber, SCT Gray and LowIR. HydroShield is also available on top-selling Uvex styles including Hypershock ® , Genesis ® , GenesisXC ® , Protégé ® and Stealth ® .
Now,with more than 80 Uvex items and 13 lens tints featuring HydroShield, there’s asafety eyewear solution that delivers the longest-lasting, most consistentlyclear anti-fog performance — and is ideally suited for virtually any indoor oroutdoor work environment. “Fogging’snot only the leading challenge eye protection users face, it’s also a significanthazard that employers can’t afford to overlook,” said Wanda Sanchez-Miller,senior product marketing manager for Honeywell Industrial Safety. “By outfittingworkers in one of the many popular Uvex styles now available with HydroShield,employers reduce the hassle and risks of fogging for their workforce – while supportingproductivity and their bottom line.” UvexHydroShield effectively eliminates fog 60 times longer and resists scratchingtwo times longer* than any other Uvex coated product – even in the hottest,wettest, most demanding conditions. Its performance significantly exceedsEN166, the most stringent anti-fog standard in the world. The unrivaled dual-actioncoating is permanently bonded to the lens to withstand extended wear andrepeated washings without wearing off. All HydroShield anti-fogcoated products meet ANSI Z87.1-2015 and are certified to the requirements ofthe CSA Z94.3 standards, except Hypershock. Genesis, Genesis XC and Protégéalso meet the military ballistic impact resistance requirements for eyewear(MIL-PRF-31013, CLAUSE 126.96.36.199). All Uvex lenses offer 99.9% ultravioletprotection.
UvexHydroShield anti-fog coated safety eyewear from Honeywell is available nowthrough major safety equipment distributors in the Americas. Contact theHoneywell Industrial Safety customer care department at 800-430-5490 (U.S.) or888-212-7233 (Canada) for more information about Uvex HydroShield anti-fogcoated safety eyewear and where it may be purchased. Uvex brand safety eyewearis offered for sale by Honeywell Industrial Safety exclusively in the Americas.More information about the complete family of Uvex safety eyewear is availableat www.uvex.us . HoneywellSafety and Productivity Solutions (SPS) provides products, software andconnected solutions that improve productivity, workplace safety and assetperformance for our customers across the globe. We deliver on this promisethrough industry-leading mobile devices, software, cloud technology andautomation solutions, the broadest range of personal protective equipment andgas detection technology, and custom-engineered sensors, switches and controls.We also manufacture and sell a broad portfolio of footwear for work, play andoutdoor activities, including XtraTuf and Muck Boot brand footwear. For morenews and information on Honeywell Safety and Productivity Solutions, pleasevisit https://www.honeywell.com/en-us/news. Honeywell ( www.honeywell.com ) is a Fortune100 diversified technology and manufacturing leader, serving customersworldwide with aerospace products and services; control technologies forbuildings, homes, and industry; turbochargers; and performance materials. Formore news and information on Honeywell, please visit https://www.honeywell.com/en-us/news