Caring for your glasses:
All plastics scratch. The key is to minimize the scratching. Almost all scratching occurs during cleaning and when the glasses are stacked inside each other.
Do not use harsh brushes, scourers or abrasive cleaners and remove jewellery (rings) when washing by hand.
Our Elite Range of Products is manufactured from Clear Polycarbonate material.
This material is Food and Drug Approved and has superior strength over other plastic materials and therefore the products are virtually unbreakable.
These products have been tested in glass-washers (using a recognised glass detergent such as Finish) in excess of 500 cycles with no noticeable visual detraction. Bullet proof riot shields are made from polycarbonate.
Other types of plastics
SAN (styreneacrylonitrile) material.
This material is Food and Drug Approved and has good strength and clarity which can withstand dropping but not standing on. 200 Dishwasher cycles with no noticeable visual detraction.
Crystal Polystyrene material.
This material is Food and Drug Approved and has good clarity but will break if dropped onto a hard surface or stood on. 100 dishwasher cycles with no noticeable visual detraction.