PPG Optical and Specialty Materials: Optical Products
Menu

The One. The Original.

There is only one CR-39® monomer, and it only comes from PPG

LEARN MORE

Technology that connects
you to the moment

Trivex® lenses allow patients to experience
the most out of life

LEARN MORE

Information

PPG is a leading producer of optical grade monomers and coatings used in the manufacture of eyeglass lenses. We invite you to explore the history of PPG Industries' commitment to the ophthalmic industry, from the origins of our CR-39® monomer to the development of Trivex® material and Hi-Gard® lens coatings.

Latest News

1/21/2016
PPG reports fourth quarter and full-year results

1/5/2016
PPG to announce fourth quarter and full-year 2015 results Jan. 21, 2016

10/15/2015
PPG reports third quarter sales and earnings

More News

Optical Materials

Learn more about PPG's full line of optical materials, providing a visual solution for every eyeglass wearer.

learn more

Optical Coatings

PPG's optical coatings enhance the performance and durability of everyday eyeglass lenses.

learn more