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Fall 2018 Meeting

August 19-21, 2018
Sheraton Sand Key
1160 Gulf Blvd.
Clearwater Beach, FL 33767

Z80 Operating Procedures 
Download the ASC Z80 Operating Procedures here.

Recently Approved Standards 
ANSI Z80.3-2018 - Ophthalmics - Nonprescription Sunglass and Fashion Eyewear Requirements was approved by ANSI in February 2018. Visit the ANSI web store to purchase this standard.

Z80.31-2017, Specifications for Ready-to-Wear Near-Vision Spectacles was approved by ANSI in December 2017. Visit the ANSI web store to purchase this standard.

Z80.37-2017, Ophthalmics – Slit-Lamp Microscopes was approved by ANSI in December 2017. Visit the ANSI web store to purchase this standard.

Z80.38 Light Hazard from Operation Microscopes Used in Ocular Surgery was approved by ANSI in July 2017. Visit the ANSI web store to purchase this standard.

Z80.28 Methods of Reporting Optical Aberrations of Eyes was approved by ANSI in May 2017. Visit the ANSI web store to purchase this standard.

Z80.18 Contact Lens Care Products - Vocabulary, Performance Specifications, and Test Methodology was approved by ANSI in December 2016. Visit the ANSI web store to purchase this standard.

Z80.20 Ophthalmics - Contact Lenses - Standard Terminology, Tolerances, Measurements and Physicochemical Properties was approved by ANSI in December 2016. Visit the ANSI web store to purchase this standard.

The Vision Council serves as the Secretariat to the ASC Z80 Committee. For more information about The Vision Council, visit www.thevisioncouncil.org