About 15 million Americans wear disposable contact lenses. Unfortunately, some people are not careful or are careless when it comes to properly disposing their contact lenses. Contacts have ended up in the water since people flush theirs down the toilet or the sink instead of throwing them in the trash. If you would like to learn more about how you can prevent pollution from the incorrect method of disposing contact lenses, check out this informational CBS article.
We at Eyes Over Copley want to make sure that our clients are properly disposing their contact lenses and not contributing to the pollution in our Earth's water supply. This article will further explain this situation in greater detail.