Costco switches from polycarbonate to Mitsui’s MR for prescription lenses

Mitsui Chemicals, the Tokyo-based supplier of raw material for lenses, announced earlier this week that Costco Wholesale would start using its MR series of high refractive index lens monomers as a standard option for its eyeglasses sold in the U.S. The membership-based U.S. retailer had been offering mainly polycarbonate ophtalmic ...

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