Application Note

Environmentally Friendly Fibers

Source: SCHOTT North America, Inc. - Lighting and Imaging
Environmentally Friendly Fibers

A new demand that has been placed on glass optical fibers is the need for environmental compatibility. The SCHOTT technology group provides a solution for this demand with their new PURAVIS® glass optical fibers that offer several improved performance parameters compared to other types of glass. The process for manufacturing these products does not use lead, arsenic, or antimony, and already complies with future environmental requirements. For more on the PURAVIS environmentally friendly materials and manufacturing process, download the full article.