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12 Upcycled Optical Lens Sculptures

Every year we do a reclaimed lenses or eyewear work of art post for Earth Day. This year we scoured google up to page...

Reuse Eyeglasses: 21 Upcycled Eyeglass Necklaces

We all know how many eyeglasses are wasted and thrown away. In fact it is estimated that over 4 Million pairs of glasses are...

ECO Fun: Take A Guess and Win FREE Vision-Ease Lens Certificate

Lighters and lip balms are an everyday occurrence on the beach. I am quite amazed as most lighters sell for $1.00 and chapsticks go...

America Recycles Day: 12 Ways To Recycle Optical Lenses

November 15th is America Recycles Day. A Day in which to bring attention and motivate people to recycle. Eyecare professionals are in a unique...

Eye Care About Upcycled And Free Merchandising

Your broke, you want to remodel.. don't put it off because you don't have money. There are many FREE and reusable things in the...

Green And Save: Interview With Johnny Cook of Smarter Eyewear

Awhile back on one of the forums, Johnny Cook of Smarter Eyewear posted these amazing pictures of his new Eco Friendly Eyecare office. It...

Blog Action Day-Water- 50 Ways To Save Water

Many of our readers know that I am a conservationist and one of the huge issues that we face today is either the lack...

Green and Save-Water Savings and Rationing

We start water rationing here in San Diego July 1, 2009. As you can see by the above drought monitor, San Diego is not...

Maine’s Efficiency Rebate Program Can Save Businesses Up to 30%

Businesses in Maine can apply for a rebate under Efficiency Maine’s Prescriptive Incentives program for their energy-efficient retrofits, which in some cases have saved...

Reuse Shades To Make Spectacular Mirrors

Peter Sunderland of retail store Framed Opticians and owner of Booth and Bruce England Eyewear company  found a way to reuse old frames to...

33+ Ways To Reuse Eyeglass Cases – Opportunities For Eyecare Professsionals

Always in the green and save mode and thinking of ways to reuse everyday optical-eyecare objects it occurred to me while we did a...

35 Ways To Use And Reuse Microfiber Cleaning Cloths

Dan Feldman of DBA Designs just sent us a sample of his micro-fiber cleaning cloths he made up. It served to remind us the...

Throwback Thursday: Reusing Vintage Optometry Chairs

For a ThrowBack Thursday, we forgot we ran this post in 2012. This guy was trying to sell his vintage optometry chair and made...

Cardboard, PV, Sinks, Books, Clothespins And Pallets.. 21 Upcycled Eyewear Displays

We are into Earth Month and nothing says you want to green and save than by your merchandising. Why not celebrate Earth Day and...

Costa Launches Clean Ocean Initiative

When Optician Daily interviewed me, they asked, what is the one thing that no-one knows about you. I should have responded I hate litter. I...

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