Serving as the global voice for vision care products and services, The Vision Council represents the manufacturers and suppliers of the optical industry. We position our members to be successful in a competitive marketplace through education, advocacy, consumer outreach, strategic relationship building and industry forums.
News & Events
2017 UV Protection Survey
Findings show that only 21.2 percent of American adults report they "always" wear sunglasses, even though they also report experiencing symptoms like irritation in the eye, trouble seeing, wrinkles around the eye, red or swollen eyes, and sunburn of the eyelids and eye, as a result of prolonged UV exposure. Check out The Vision Council's official UV report to learn more.
2017 Blue Light and Digital Eye Strain Survey
Findings show that 68.5 percent of Americans report that they have not discussed their digital device usage with their eyecare provider, and 73.5 percent report that they did not know eyewear can be used to protect the eyes from the short- and long-term effects of blue light exposure and digital eye strain. Read the report and learn more!