Eastman in eyewear

Eastman offers a wide range of specialty plastics for the eyewear industry. We have solutions for both frames and lenses and the expertise to go with it, whether for sunglasses, reading glasses, or prescription eyewear.

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Sustainable solutions

Sustainable solutions without compromise

Made from a combination of certified* recycled and biobased materials, Eastman Acetate Renew is a fully sustainable plastic. With properties identical to traditional acetate, Acetate Renew meets eyewear sustainability goals without compromising on design or performance.

*Via mass balance allocation

For more information about our circular economy products, visit www.eastman.eco.

Designer looks for every pair

Whether you are handcrafting a pair of luxury frames from acetate sheet or injection molding frames for a broader audience, Eastman has material solutions for your needs.

Learn more about our materials for eyewear frames.

Designer frames
Style and performance

Style and performance

Eastman’s eyewear materials—Eastman Acetate Renew, Eastman Tritan™ copolyester, and Tenite™ cellulosics—provide vibrant colors and are developed for wearer comfort. We test our materials for resistance to common cleaning fluids, sweat, and suntan lotions. Our plastics are tested to ensure their durability in daily use.


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