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ANSI updates recommendations for ophthalmic lenses

November 30, 2015

The Vision Council announced that the American National Standards Institute has published the 2015 revision of Standard Z80.1, Prescription of Ophthalmic Lenses – Recommendations.

This standard applies to all prescription spectacle lenses in unfinished and finished forms and serves to guide optical laboratories and opticians/dispensers, according to an announcement from the Vision Council, the secretariat administrator for the Accredited Standards Committee Z80 for the American National Standards Institute (ANSI).

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