WARNING – SOLAR GLASSES RECALLS
FAUQUIER COUNTY LIBRARY RECALLS SOLAR GLASSES
all solar glasses they handed out are not safe to use.
With all the buzz about regarding the solar eclipse on Monday there were many places to get solar viewing glasses. Some of which are now being recalled due to safety concerns that they do not actually protect your eyes like they should.
Highly recommend this Solar Viewing Projector you can make out of household material and share the view with several people all at once:
How do you know your glasses are safe? THE ISO 12312-2 international safety standard for filters for direct viewing of the Sun. THE MARKETPLACE WAS FILLED WITH COUNTERFEIT GLASSES that are labeled as if they’re ISO-compliant when in fact they are NOT! Make sure you received eclipse viewers from one of the suppliers listed on the page below.
Reputable Vendors of Solar Filters & Viewers page: https://eclipse.aas.org/resources/solar-filters
Some vendors are offering refunds for your purchase such as Amazon